Valley West Gas Station Stickup
Photo courtesy APD.
City of Arcata
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
GAS STATION ROBBERY IN ARCATA
On Thursday, May 23 at about 9:28 a.m., APD officers were dispatched to a robbery that had just occurred at the Patriot Gas Station, 1675 Giuntoli Lane.
Officers were advised the suspect had fled on foot southbound on Valley West Blvd. Officers checked the area, but were unable to locate the suspect.
The suspect was described as a dark-complected male adult about 5’10″ tall and 170 pounds. The suspect was last seen wearing grey zip up jacket, a green beanie, and sunglasses.
The suspect mentioned having a weapon, but no weapon was displayed or seen. The suspect left with an undisclosed amount of cash.
Anybody with information on the suspect’s identity is asked to call the Arcata Police Department.