Yakima Police Searching for Robbery Suspect
Yakima Police are searching for a suspect after an armed robbery was reported at a mini-mart at 708 N. 5th Avenue Friday night.
Witnesses report seeing the man enter the A&A Mini Mart at about 8:40 p.m. Friday. He pointed what police believe was an assault-type rifle at the clerk and demanded money. The suspect grabbed the money and ran from the store. Police believe the suspect fled in a vehicle waiting nearby.
Anyone with information regarding this incident is urged to contact the Yakima Police Department at (509) 575-6200 or by calling 9-1-1.