Armed robbery caught on camera in Atwater
ATWATER, Calif. (FOX26) —
The Atwater Police Department is asking for the public's help finding an armed robber.
Police say a man pulled a handgun at the Valero gas station mini-mart on Bellevue Road and demanded money from the clerk around 3:00 p.m. Thursday.
The man is described as a White male wearing a two-tone colored grey hooded sweatshirt, a baseball cap and sunglasses.
A man matching the same description pulled a handgun at the Circle K mini-mart on Shaffer Road about 30 minutes later.
In both cases, the man left on foot.
Police say he is about 6 feet tall with a heavy build. He was wearing a two-tone gray hooded sweatshirt with a red Fresno Bulldog log on the front. He was also wearing a red baseball cap and long shorts.
If you have any information about the man, you're asked to call Detective Cardoza at (209) 357-6293 or the Atwater Police Department at (209) 357-6396.