Yakima Police are investing an armed robbery this morning.
It happened just after midnight at a convenience store on the 3700 block of West Nob Hill Boulevard. Police say the gunman pointed a gun at the cashier and demanded money. The cashier complied and afterward, the gunman ordered the cashier into the restroom. Afterwhich the suspect fled.
Shortly after, a customer entered the store and found the register open and no employees around, and called police.
Police are looking for a hispanic male, about 5 foot 1 to 5 foot 3, 140 pounds with black pants and a black bandana.
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