Armed Robbery This Morning at Fairway Market
At 6:31 a.m. today, the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office received a report of an armed robbery at the Fairway Market on Herrick Avenue. When they responded they were told that two white male adults had demanded money from the clerk. One of the two “brandished a firearm at the victim taking an undisclosed amount of cash,” according to Selena Zorilla-Mendoza, a spokesperson for the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office.
The first robber was wearing a dark gray sweatshirt and dark pants. The second was wearing a light grey sweatshirt and dark pants. Both were wearing bandannas to cover their lower face. They were last seen headed south on Meyers Avenue. Law enforcement recovered one of the bandannas a few blocks south of the market on a lawn.
If you have any information, please contact the Sheriff’s Office at (707) 445-7251.
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