Deputies searching for man who stole safe from grocery store

Deputies searching for man who stole safe from grocery store

Grant County Sheriff’s Office Deputies are looking for a man who stole the safe from the Outpost Grocery in Desert Aire Monday morning.

Deputies responded around 6 a.m. to a report from the store clerk who said she had been robbed by a man wearing a ski mask and armed with a handgun. The robber got away with an undisclosed amount of cash from the store.

The clerk was shaken but not injured.

The suspect is described as a Hispanic male, 5 feet 9 inches tall, with a thin build. No vehicle was seen.

This is an ongoing investigation. Anyone with information is asked to call the Grant County Sheriff’s Office at 509-762-1160, or send information to crimetips@grantcountywa.gov. Tipsters can remain anonymous.