The Grand Junction Police Department is looking for a man who robbed the 'Twice Upon a Time' used-book store. The crime took place around 11:30 a.m. Thursday.
The store is located at 2885 North Avenue #B.
According to police, the suspect pointed a handgun at an employee and demanded money. He ran from the business with an undisclosed amount of cash.
Police said there were two employees and two customers in the store at the time of the robbery.
Officers set up a perimeter around the bookstore and began checking the area. Police also searched inside the North Avenue Wal Mart for the suspect but were unable to find him.
Nisley Elementary School was sent into shelter-in-place while officers looked for the suspect.
The robber is described as a white man, 35 to 45 years old, 5’10” to 6’0” tall, with about a day’s growth of facial hair, with dark brown, greasy hair. He was last seen wearing a blue t-shirt and jeans.
The Grand Junction Police Department asks you to call 242-6707 if you have any information about the robbery.
You can also remain anonymous by calling Crime Stoppers at 241-STOP or by texting CRIMES to 241STOP with your tip information.