A man showed a clerk a pistol while robbing Headie’s Tobacco and Accessories store in Kennewick on Wednesday.
At 7:03 p.m. a man entered the store at 5623 W. Clearwater Ave. wearing a dark jacket, over a hoodie sweatshirt and using a blue handkerchief as a mask, according to Kennewick police.
He is described as being a male Caucasian in his 20's, standing 5-foot-8 to 5-foot-10, and having facial hair.
The suspect told the clerk he had a gun and demanded cash.
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“When the clerk was slow to respond to his demands he pulled a black semi-auto pistol out of his jacket pocket and pointed it at the clerk.”
The clerk gave him cash and he left the store, running east.
Crime Stoppers of Tri-Cities is offering up to $1,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of the suspect. People calling tips can remain anonymous.
The police ask anyone with information to call them at 509-628-0333 or Crime Stoppers at 800-222-8477.