Authorities are seeking the man who tried to rob the Lucky Liquor in Gardnerville on Thursday night.
According to the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office, the would-be robber came into the store at about 8:30 p.m. wearing a red bandana and wielding a semi-automatic pistol and demanded money.
The clerk hit the alarm button, and the robber fled the store after grabbing a bottle of liquor from a shelf.
The man is described as Hispanic, 30-35 years old, 6-feet tall, and weighing 250 pounds. He was last seen wearing a black jacket with a hood and black shorts.
The clerk said the man ran east down Toler with a second man, whom he couldn’t describe.
Anyone with information regarding this case is asked to call DCSO Investigator Jeff Schemenauer at 775-782-9926 or Douglas County Secret Witness at: 775-78-CRIME (775-782-7463).