Lane County Sheriff: Masked gunman robbed market in Mapleton, Oregon
MAPLETON, Ore. - A masked man robbed a market at gunpoint Saturday night, the Lane County Sheriff's Office said.
The unknown suspect robbed Randy's Riverview Market in Mapleton.
"Initial investigation indicates that a male with a thick Hispanic accent entered the market around 8:20 pm and went to the back of the store, held a gun to the employee, and demanded money," the sheriff's office said. "The involved employee was the only person in the store at the time of the robbery."
The suspect is described as medium height with a heavy build. He was wearing a dark blue sweatshirt, dark pants and a dark-colored bandana on his face.
He was also wearing black gloves with bright white fingertips and white Adidas shoes with dark blue stripes on the sides.
Anyone who knows the identity of the suspect is asked to contact the Lane County Sheriff's Office at (541) 682-4141.