Gas station robbed at gunpoint in Kennewick

KENNEWICK POLICE NEWS RELEASE -- On 01/05/2014 at approximately 11:42 PM Kennewick Police responded to a Robbery that just occurred at the Circle K service station at 2105 West Fourth Avenue.

The suspect had displayed a firearm to the clerk and demanded money from the register. The suspect got away with an undisclosed amount of money. The clerk was not injured during the incident.

A K-9 track was conducted in the area but the suspect was not located. The suspect was described as a Caucasian or Hispanic male, possibly late teens, wearing a ski mask, a black puffy jacket, gloves, and jeans.

If anyone has information about this incident please contact the Kennewick Police Department.

UPDATE -- Kennewick Police are looking for a possible witness to the Circle K Robbery. Video just prior to the robbery shows a young male in the store and then walking out the same door the robber enters within 90 seconds. If anyone knows this individual they can call Kennewick Police at (509) 628-0333 or Tri Cities Crime Stoppers at (800) 222-8477.