Armed Robbers Hold Up Why Not Market; Clerk Attacked
Grants Pass police are searching for two men who held up the “Why Not Market” on Rogue River Highway Sunday night just before 11 p.m.
According to the Department of Public Safety two robbers entered the store and attacked an employee behind the cash register counter with a club. The employee sustained head injuries and received treatment at the Three Rivers Medical Center.
The second robber brandished a handgun and both fled with the cash register containing an undisclosed amount of cash.
Officers were on the scene in minutes and deployed a K-9 but were unable to locate the perpetrators.
The gun bearing robber is described as a male adult with a medium build wearing a dark mask and dark clothing. The club wielding robber is described in exactly the same way.
Anyone with information related to this incident is urged to call the Grants Pass Department of Public Safety at 541-450-6260.