Thurston County Sheriff Alert: Armed Robbery at Subway

At approximately 8:45 PM Friday, January 30th. an 18-year old female clerk working alone at the Subway sandwich shop located at 6541 Sexton Dr NW Olympia was robbed at gun point.

Two African American males, each wearing dark clothing, gloves, and a gray colored ski mask entered the business and ordered the employee to empty the cash register.

After giving the money to the robbers the employee was ordered to the rear of the business where her hands and legs were tied using plastic flex ties. The gunmen fled through the front door; a vehicle was heard leaving the area.

Based on the employee’s description and images from a surveillance tape the suspects appeared to be between 20-25 years of age. One appeared to be 6’5” or taller weighing about 250 pounds. He was also carrying a large handgun. The second man appeared to about 5’8” tall.

The case has been assigned to the Detective Division. At this time we do not know the identity of the suspects or have a vehicle description.

If you have any information, please call the Sheriff’s Office at 360-786-5500 or Crime Stoppers 493-2222.

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