Release Date/Time: 3/19/2013 3:45 PM
Incident: Armed Robbery
Report #: 13-030953
Date: Tuesday, 3/19/2013
Time: 6:57 AM
Location: 0-100 block of John St.
Officers responded to an armed robbery at the Valero Gas Station located in the 0-100 block of John St. A lone suspect entered the business and brandished a handgun at the clerk and demanded money. After obtaining an undisclosed amount of cash, the suspect fled out the door and entered a waiting newer model silver sedan which drove off towards John St.
The suspect was described as a Hispanic male adult in his early twenties wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt with the letter "N" on the chest area, gray gloves and a gray mask used to cover his face. The investigation is continuing.
Anyone with information on this incident is asked to call the Salinas Police Department at 758-7321 or to remain anonymous you can call 775-4222
Release Authorized by: Officer Miguel Cabrera
Telephone: (831) 758-7348