Tag Archives: armed robbery

May 1, 2013

On Saturday, April 27th, just before 1:00 a.m., the Jack in the Box in the 8200 block of Martin Way was robbed.

Two males wearing masks and backpacks entered the business and displayed a silver baseball bat and large knife, demanding money. One suspect struck one of the employees with the bat.

The suspects are described as white males in their 20s. One wore a black bandanna over the lower part of his face. One wore a full face ski mask. They both wore black Carhartt type pants and black hooded sweatshirts.

March 6, 2012

On Sunday, February 24th, at 8:30 p.m., an armed robbery occurred at the Fast Shop Texaco in the 200 block of Black Lake Blvd SW.

The clerk reported a white male, 5-9, 200 lbs, in a skeleton mask, blue hooded sweatshirt with Abercrombie in white on the arms, came in and displayed a knife. He demanded money and cigarettes.

A possible white Volkswagen Jetta was seen nearby.

February 27, 2013

On Monday, February 18th, at 1:30 p.m., Young’s Teriyaki Restaurant in Yelm was robbed. The suspect displayed a silver handgun and demanded money.

The suspect is described as a white male, approximately 6-foot, 200 lbs, mid 30s to early 40s. He wore a dark hooded sweatshirt and blue jeans.

January 16, 2013

On January 15th just before 6:00 p.m., a bank robbery occurred at the Wells Fargo Bank, 1419 Marvin Road NE.

The suspect displayed a handgun and demanded money. He is described as a white male, 6-3, wearing a mask, light color pants, and dark puffy ski coat.

January 9, 2013

On January 1st, at about 7 p.m., the Lacey Cross medical marijuana store was held up by two suspects armed with weapons.

One male displayed a pump style sawed off shotgun and demanded cash and marijuana.

Suspect #1 was a black male, 6-foot, 200 lbs, mid 20’s with short hair, hazel eyes, and freckles on his face. Suspect #2 was a black male, 5-11, 165 lbs, early 20s, with short black hair.

November 28, 2012

On Friday, November 23rd, at about 8:30 p.m., a robbery occurred at the Pho Vy Restaurant in the 900 block of Sleater Kinney SE.

Two 40-year-old Asian males speaking fluent Vietnamese entered and asked if they were open. They pulled their shirts over their faces and struck an employee with a semi automatic gun. The suspects demanded money, jewelry and cell phones. They then forced the employees into a closet and left.

November 21, 2012

On Monday, November 19th, just after 7:00 a.m., an armed robbery occurred at the Scattercreek rest area on northbound I-5, mile post 91.

The suspect produced a small black semi auto handgun and demanded the victim’s wallet. He is an Hispanic male in his 20s, 5-8 to 5-11, wearing all black with a black ski mask. He spoke English poorly. He is believed to have fled in a dark older Honda Civic with a dim passenger side tail light and tinted rear window with decal across top.

August 29, 2012

On Thursday, August 23, at approximately 1:00 p.m., a homeowner heard knocking at her door. When she failed to answer it, the front door was forced open. She was confronted by a male in his late 20s, 5-9, 140, wearing a gray zip up hoodie, red shirt with black stripes, dark color basketball shorts, and basketball shoes. He had large black ink tattoo lettering on his neck. She believed him to be Native American. The suspect threatened the homeowner, demanding gold, jewelry and cash. He carried a pry bar and implied he had a gun.