At approximately 12:40 on Wednesday 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.
Shown here are images of the suspect, captured from security cameras at the business. We have also included a picture of a vehicle similar the one the suspect is believed to have left the scene in. 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 contact Crime Stoppers of Mesa County, and reference GJPD case number 18-29161.