BEST WESTERN EMPLOYEE ROBBED AT GUNPOINT: THE SUSPECT ON THE LOOSE
Fortuna, CA- An armed robbery in Fortuna, and the suspect on the loose.
At about 9:48pm employees at the Best Western Country Inn say they were robbed at gunpoint. The employee reported a man entered the business through the front door, and pulled out what has been described as a black colored “sawed off” style shotgun. He then demanded money from the employee. The subject then ran away on foot.
The employee described the suspect as a white male adult, approximately over 5feet tall, and weighing anywhere between 180 to 200 pounds. He has blond hair and blue eyes.
At the time of the robbery he was described as wearing a large camouflage jacket, jeans, and a black ski mask.
If you have any information about the robbery you can call Fortuna police.