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Gunman robs West Valley convenience store

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WEST VALLEY--Yakima police are looking for a man who robbed a convenience store at gunpoint.

Shortly before noon on Sunday, police were called to the Tieton Drive Market at 6003 Tieton Drive regarding a robbery.

Police say a man wearing a black and white plaid jacket, black hoodie and a ski mask gave the clerk a note demanding money.

The clerk told police the man had what appeared to be a semi-automatic pistol.

The suspect got away with an unknown amount of cash.

A witness told police the thief jumped into a red, four-door getaway car driven by an accomplice.

Officers have not yet tracked him down.  If you have any information regarding this robbery, please contact Yakima Police at 575-6200.

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