Pruning Shears Used in Merced Store Robbery
Right now, Merced police are looking for a man who robbed a store Tuesday.
But he didn't use a gun or a knife.
He was armed with pruning shears.
It happened at a store on Yosemite parkway near Anderegg.
Police say the man demanded money after point the shears at the clerk.
But the clerk said "no."
So the man went over to a cell phone display, cut the security cable with the shears, took a phone, and left.
The man is 5-4, 140 pounds, and has tattoos on his arm and neck.
Anyone with information is asked to call Merced police.