Alleged Armed Robbery Leaves Business Shaken Up
KREX News Room
GRAND JUNCTION, Colo.- An alleged armed robbery left one business shaken up after reports came in Saturday night of an employee who was hit by an intruder wielding a knife.
Just before 7 p.m. Grand Junction Police Officials responded to Smoker Friendly, a business located at 2692 Highway 50, for an reported armed robbery.
Officials say a male suspect hit the employee who was working behind the counter at the time. The suspect reportedly had a three-inch knife and demanded money before fleeing on foot in an unknown direction.
The suspect is described as a 40-year-old white male, wearing a green coat with a gray hood.
To report any information on the suspect call the Grand Junction Police Department at (970)- 242-6707.
The incident is still under investigation. NewsChannel 5 will continue to update this story as new details become available.