At approximately 12:40 this afternoon, officers with the Grand Junction Police Department were dispatched to a report of a suspect attempting to rob the Rite Aid on the corner of 1St Street and Grand Avenue. The male was reported to have displayed a knife, and fled the scene in a vehicle described as a white hatchback, possibly with a rack on top. No one was injured in this incident.
The suspect is described as a white male, approximately 5’10” to 6’ tall, thin build, with facial hair, last seen wearing a plaid shirt, jeans, and a baseball cap.
Officers are continuing to investigate this incident. If you have any information that could assist in this investigation, please call non-emergency dispatch at (970)242-6707, or to remain anonymous and be eligible for a reward, please contact Crime Stoppers of Mesa County.