HANFORD —Hanford police are searching for 31-year-old Nathaniel Hunt in connection to a gas station robbery.
Around 1:25 p.m. on Dec. 28, department officials said they received a call from a clerk at the Sinclair Gas Station at 711 E Lacey Blvd., who said she had just been robbed.
The clerk told officers a male entered the store with what appeared to be a gun in his pocket and told her to get away from the cash register.
Police said the man attempted to open the cash register, but was unsuccessful. However, they said he was able to take lottery tickets, cigarettes and alcohol before he fled on a bicycle.
During the investigation, officers were able to identify the man as Hunt. Officials said Hunt has prior arrests for theft of lottery tickets and robbery.
Anyone with information about Hunt’s location is asked to contact the Hanford Police Department at 585-2540.