Kennewick Store Robberies Related According To Police
*** Updated *** a suspect has been arrested
A robbery over the weekend has Kennewick Police believing that a recent robbery is related to the current robbery.
In a press release from the Kennewick Police, details of the robbery were explained:
On June 13, 2021 at approximately 4:54 AM, Kennewick Officers were dispatched to a report of a robbery that had just occurred at the USA Gasoline – Express Food Mart located at 5208 W Clearwater Ave. The employee on duty reported that they had been robbed at knifepoint by a male subject. The male subject was observed fleeing the location on foot westbound from the location after taking money from the register.
According to the police report, The suspect is described as a white or Hispanic male, about 6 feet tall, wearing a black Nike baseball hat, a black full-face balaclava covering, a black jacket, black pants, and black and white Nike shoes.
There were no injuries reported over the incident.
KPD does believe that this case is related to the previous robbery at 6006 W Clearwater Ave. (KPD 21-23068) and are still seeking any information on the possible suspect or the stolen Pontiac G6 (ALU085).
If you have any details on this case, reach out to the Kennewick Police Department.