Man sought in Gardnerville attempted store robbery
Authorities are looking for a man who tried to rob Lucky Liquor in Gardnerville on Thursday night.
According to the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office:
The man entered the store about 8:30 p.m. wearing a red bandana and wielding a semi-automatic pistol, demanding money. The clerk hit the alarm button, and the man fled after grabbing a bottle of liquor.
The man is described as Hispanic, 30-35 years old, 6 feet tall and weighing 250 pounds. He last was seen wearing a black jacket with a hood and black shorts.
The clerk said the man ran east with a second man, whom he couldn’t describe.
Anyone with information is asked to call Investigator Jeff Schemenauer at 775-782-9926 or Douglas County Secret Witness at 775-78-CRIME (775-782-7463).