Armed robbery in White Center nets suspect cash and phone

On March 18th at about 8:40 pm at the Best Roasted Corn Stand on the corner of SW 98th and 15 Av S.W. in White Center. A male suspect walked up to the stand, displayed a handgun and demanded money.

The suspect also demanded the employee's cell phone. The suspect fled on foot.

The suspect spoke to the victim in Spanish.

He was described as a Hispanic male, skinny, about 5’8” tall, mid 40’s and was wearing a red sweatshirt, blue jeans and a black beanie.

The victim has seen him in the area before.

King County's Guardian One helicopter was called out for the search for the suspect but he remains at large.

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