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      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.

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