On March 29, 2012 at approximately 1130 hours deputies responded to the Little Store on Naches Heights for a reported armed robbery. The first responding units arrived within minutes but no suspects were located.
The store owner and a customer were in the store when a lone male suspect entered brandishing a handgun and demanded the money from the register. The owner complied and the suspect fled to a waiting vehicle with an undisclosed amount of cash.
The suspect is described as a Hispanic male in his 20’s about 5’06” tall and 145 pounds. He was wearing dark baseball cap and clothing with a blue bandana covering his face. The suspect vehicle is described as a loud, possibly Honda Accord 4 door, dark in color with tinted windows.
No additional information is available at this time. Anyone with information is urged to contact the Yakima County Sheriff’s Office, 574-2500 or Crime Stoppers.
Yakima County Sheriff’s Office
Sgt. John Durand