Armed Robbery

Release Date/Time: 5/1/2013 10:23 AM

Incident: Armed Robbery

Report #: 13-041607

Date: Tuesday, 4/30/2013

Time: 10:31 PM

Location: 900 block of N. Main Street

Officers responded to a call of an armed robbery at the Lotus Hair and Nails business located in the 900 block of N. Main St. A male suspect armed with a knife confronted an employee as she was closing the business and demanded money. The suspect ordered several people in the business to the ground as he took an undisclosed amount of cash. The suspect exited the business and fled on foot in the direction of W. Bernal Dr.and then turned westbound to the rear of the shopping center.

The suspect was described as a Hispanic male approximately 25 years old, wearing a grey hoodie, black beanie cap and red/white/black Jordan style tennis shoes.

Investigation continues. Anyone who may have information related to this incident is asked to contact the Salinas Police Department at 758-7321 or to remain anonymous 775-4222

Release Authorized by: Officer Miguel Cabrera

Telephone: (831) 758-7348