YUMA, Ariz.- Yuma police are on the hunt to find an armed robbery suspect. Police say it happened on Tuesday morning at around 2 a.m. at the Circle K on Avenue A near 21st street.
Officers say the man entered the Circle K, armed with a black pump action shotgun. He then ordered the store employee to empty the cash register. This was after pumping the gun and pointing it at the employee. The suspect then ran off with an undisclosed amount of cash. Security camera footage displayed that the man fled in a grey or silver SUV heading South bound on Avenue A.
YPD is unsure if there were other suspects inside the store. PIO with the Yuma Police Department, Joe Franklin advises for victims to be good observors and comply with the robbers demands because nothing is worth you life.