Woman Wearing Fake Beard Robs Kennewick Circle K
Authorities believe the suspect is female.
Just minutes after midnight Monday morning, Kennewick police report a suspect entered the Circle K store at 5301 West Canal and demanded money from the clerk. The suspect implied they had a gun.
An undisclosed amount of cash was taken, and the suspect left on foot. A police K-9 unit was dispatched to search for the suspect, but they were not found.
Police say the suspect is believed to be a dark-skinned female, who wore a fake beard. They were in their 20's or 30's, wearing a black zip-up hooded jacket, green t-shirt and jeans.
The suspect also spoke in a low voice in attempt to disguise themselves.
Anyone with any information on the robbery is asked to call Tri-City Crime Stoppers immediately at (509)-586-TIPS (8477).