|Pleasanton police are searching for a man in his 20's who brandished a gun and robbed a Pak Mail store Monday morning.
Just before 9 a.m. Monday, an employee of the Pak Mail store at 5524 Springdale Ave. was standing behind the store when the suspect drove up in a silver newer-model Lexus sport utility vehicle with silver taillights. The suspect then asked the employee for a box, and to use the restroom, according to police.
After using the restroom the suspect pulled a small black handgun from his waistband and demanded money, police reported. The employee placed money from the cash register in a plastic bag and the suspect fled out the back door of the store.
The suspect is described as an Asian man around 5 feet 5 inches tall and weighing 130 pounds with a thin mustache and acne scars on his face.
He was last seen wearing a black knit beanie with a bill, a red tee shirt and sweatpants and black tennis shoes.
Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to call the Pleasanton Police Department at (925) 931-5100.
— Bay City News Service
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