Robbery Investigated in Grants Pass

gp policeGRANTS PASS, Ore. — Police are investigating a robbery that took place at a shop in Grants Pass on Friday morning.

Grants Pass Department of Public Safety responded to a report of an armed robbery at 9:44 a.m. on Friday. The robbery was reported at the News and Smokes shop on 1330 NW 6th Street.

Two victim employees reported that a masked male, armed with a firearm, entered the business and demanded money.

The masked and armed robber took an undisclosed amount of money and fled the business on foot in an unknown direction. Police say no one was hurt.

Investigators are looking for any witnesses who may have been in the area. This investigation is ongoing and anyone with information is asked to contact the Detective division at (541) 450-6260.