Police seek public’s help indentifying suspect in West Jordan smoke shop robbery

Posted at 10:56 PM, Mar 21, 2016
and last updated 2016-03-22 00:56:16-04

WEST JORDAN, Utah — Police are seeking the public’s help in identifying a suspect in an armed robbery at a West Jordan smoke shop Monday evening.

Courtesy of West Jordan Police Department

Courtesy of West Jordan Police Department

At about 6:38 p.m., the man entered Smoke Spot Vape Street, 4663 W. 6200 South, and held the clerk at gunpoint. He demanded the employee empty the register and give him the money, according to a press release from West Jordan police.

The clerk complied and left the scene with an undisclosed amount of money.

The suspect is described to be in his 20s and about 5 feet 9 inches tall to 6 feet 2 inches. He was last seen wearing a gray athletic hooded sweatshirt, sunglasses, dark pants and dark shoes.

Anyone with information regarding the suspect is asked to call West Jordan Police Department at 801-840-4000.