Spokane Police are looking for the person responsible for robbing a north Spokane pot shop at gunpoint and shooting an employee Tuesday night.
Police say a man wearing dark clothing walked into Starbuds Cannabis on east Francis and held two employees up at gunpoint. The robber fired a round, hitting one of the employees. The victim was taken to the hospital with a non-life threatening injury.
Despite being on scene within three minutes and a K9 track, the suspect was not found.
If you have information regarding the robbery or suspect in this incident please call Crime Check at (509) 456-2233 and reference #2017-20230917. The suspect should be considered armed and dangerous. Do not approach the person.
(story: Luke Thoburn, KHQ News Producer; photo: KHQ.com)