A suspect pulled a handgun on an employee at an Othello business and took an undisclosed amount of cash.
The armed robbery took place Wednesday morning around 1:50 a.m. at a business on the 1000 block of East Cedar Street, authorities said. Police did not identify what business was robbed in a press release.
The suspect handed the employee a note demanding money and then fled the store with the cash, authorities said. The suspect was last seen heading north away from the business.
The man or woman was wearing black clothing and a blue bandana, authorities said. The suspect is a little more than 5-feet tall and weighs around 150 pounds.
No words were exchanged during the robbery and no injuries were reported.
Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call Othello police at 509-488-3314. Authorities are offering a reward to help identify the suspect.