UPDATE: Palm Desert Store Robbed at Gunpoint

Description of gunman in Friday afternoon robbery.

This story last updated at 5:07p.m.

A man held up a Palm Desert doughnut shop at gunpoint this afternoon, but no one was hurt, a sheriff's spokesman said.

The thief entered Swiss Donuts at 73407 Highway 111 around 1:50 p.m. and
brandished a handgun, demanding money, sheriff's Deputy Angel Ramos said.

The suspect is described as a Hispanic male, about 5'-11" tall, thin build, medium complexion, short dark hair, and in his late twenties.

The robber left the store on foot and took off in an unknown direction

No word on how much money was taken.

Ron Moon June 30, 2012 at 01:07 AM
Hispanic male, thin build, late twenties. I'm surprised he's not already in custody.
Karla June 30, 2012 at 01:47 AM
Yes, easily identified!


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