101
      Monday
      105 / 70
      Tuesday
      107 / 73
      Wednesday
      108 / 73

      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.

      component-story-more_media_horiz-v1-01
      FOLLOW US ON TWITTER