Machete-Armed Robber Knocks off Pasco Convenience Store
Moses Lake has it's Samurai robber, it's a machete in Pasco.
Authorities aren't sure if this was related to a recent robbery that occurred at the King City convenience store May 11th, but this time it was the Sky Market at 20th and Sylvester Monday.
A man came into the store about 11:30pm, waving a machete, and demanded money from the clerk. No one was injured in the robbery, the man got away with an undisclosed amount of cash.
He may, say police, have had a getaway vehicle. He was described as medium build, with a bandanna over his face. He was wearing dark colored jacket with white sleeves and hood, dark pants with three white stripes down the side.
Whether this is related to a robbery at the King City convenience store is not known.
Earlier in May, in a story that made national headlines, and 89-year-old elderly Moses Lake store owner used a golf club to fight off a would-be robbery who tried to hold up her store with a Samurai sword.