Release Date/Time: 1/7/2013 2:26 PM
Officers responded to an armed robbery at the Guadalajara Bakery parking lot located in the 600 block of E. Market St. The victim (42) was sitting in his vehicle with relatives as they waited for someone else to return from the bakery. The male suspect approached the vehicle and opened the passenger side door and pointed a handgun at the victim demanding money. The victim complied and after obtaining an undisclosed amount of cash the suspect fled on foot towards Pearl St.
The suspect was described as a Hispanic male dressed in black with his face covered. The investigation is continuing. Anyone with information related to this incident can call the Salinas Police Department at (831) 758-7321 or to remain anonymous (831) 775-4222
Release Authorized by: Officer Miguel Cabrera