(Wenatchee, WA) On Wednesday, July 24th, at 12:55 AM Wenatchee Police Officers responded to an armed robbery that occurred at Union 76 Store located at 1041 N. Miller St. in the City of Wentchee.
The suspect entered the store and threatened the store clerk with a handgun demanding the money from the cash register. The suspect took the cash and a case of beer and left on foot towards N. Chelan St. Officers checked the area for the suspect but were unable to locate him. The store clerk was not injured during the robbery.
The suspect is described as a heavier set Hispanic male, mid-twenties year of age; he was wearing a dark grey hooded sweatshirt, black plaid style shorts, and black and white tennis shoes. The suspect was armed with a handgun during the robbery.
The robbery investigation is ongoing at this time.
If you have any information on this robbery contact Detective Brian Chance at (509) 888-4254 or at Rivercom Dispatch (509) 663-9911 or contact Wenatchee Police Sgt. Jim West at (509) 888-4251 or at Rivercom Dispatch (509) 663-9911.