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Police investigating armed robbery

Unknown male robbed Quik Stop on Fourth Street on May 20.
Photo provided by the Hollister Police Department.
Photo provided by the Hollister Police Department.

Information provided by the Hollister Police Department.

The Hollister Police Department is seeking help identifying a male who robbed a convenience store at gunpoint.

According to a recent press release, on May 20 about 1:36 A.M., an unknown male entered the Quik Stop at 1300 Fourth Street in Hollister. He pointed a handgun at one of the store employees and made demands for money. The clerk complied with the demands. The unidentified male ran out of the store with an undisclosed amount of money.

Police describe the unknown male as an adult, about 5’7” with thin build. He was wearing a dark, long sleeved hooded sweatshirt, black pants, white gloves and grey shoes. The unknown male’s face was completely covered with a dark clothing item during the incident.

Anyone with information regarding this investigation is requested to contact Officer Burbank at (831) 636-4330. Persons wishing to remain anonymous may call WeTip at (800) 78-CRIME. Information provided to WeTip may qualify for a reward.



BenitoLink Staff