Police are searching for a suspect in a string of early Saturday morning crimes.
The man demanded money at a Pasco 7-Eleven, a Canal Drive Conoco, a 27th Avenue Circle K and Garfield Mart on Garfield Street, Kennewick and Pasco police said.
The crimes started in Pasco at 2:55 a.m., where the suspect showed the 7-Eleven clerk the butt of the handgun tucked into his waistband. He said he needed the money for his daughter. He left the store empty-handed.
It’s unknown whether the suspect received money in the Kennewick robberies.
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Witnesses described the suspect as small man in his 20s with a light mustache wearing dark clothing.