Police are trying to identify a man who recently robbed at least five convenience stores in Pierce County.
The robber approached clerks, asked for cigarettes or a cigar and, as the clerks turned around, showed a semiautomatic handgun and demanded money., according to Tacoma-Pierce County Crime Stoppers.
He’s described as in his 20s, 6 feet, 170 pounds, with dark facial hair. He wore a black coat, black gloves, a black baseball hat and a black scarf or mask.
Police said he robbed the following stores:
Anyone with information is asked to call 1-800-222-TIPS (8477). Tips are anonymous and can lead to a reward.