The Thurston County Sheriff’s Office is asking the public for tips and information to help solve an armed robbery.
According to a news release, a store was robbed at gunpoint about 7 p.m. Oct. 29 at the Union Mills Grocery, 7431 Pacific Ave. SE, east of Lacey. The robber is believed to be a white man, about 6 feet tall. He was wearing a dark blue hoodie with a tan “military type” head covering, dark blue sweatpants and Nike tennis shoes.
The man fled the store with $480 in $20 dollar bills and left in an unknown vehicle parked nearby.
The case is Olympia-Thurston County Crime Stoppers’ Crime of the Week. Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 800-222-8477.