On November 13, 2013, at about 8:55 pm, Corvallis Police Officers and the Benton County Sheriff's Office responded to an armed robbery of Subway at 2350 NW 9th Street. Officers learned the business had been robbed by a man, armed with a handgun.
The investigation revealed a man wearing a hooded sweatshirt under a long black jacket with collar, white baseball cap, sunglasses, blue jeans, black shoes with white soles, purple food handler gloves (latex style) and blue bandana over his face entered the store from the NW 9th St entrance and confronted an employee with a handgun. The employee immediately ran to the back room of the business. The suspect then fled the business through the north exit side door. There were two employees in the business during the incident and they were unharmed. There were no customers in the store at the time of the incident.
The suspect is described as a white male, possibly in his thirties. He is between 5'11" and 6'2" feet tall with a thin to medium build and strawberry blonde hair. He displayed a black semi auto handgun during the robbery. An eyewitness in the area observed the suspect fleeing the area. The eyewitness observed the suspect remove the long black coat and was described as wearing a red hooded sweatshirt with a "mossy oak" type logo on the back while carrying the long black jacket in his arms.
Corvallis Police Officers and Benton County Sheriff's Office Deputies searched the area with the assistance from a K9 team from the Albany Police Department, but were unable to locate the suspect. Anyone with information concerning the robbery is asked to contact Detective Gabriel Sapp at (541) 766-6976.
Attached is a preliminary photo from surveillance footage
The Corvallis Police are currently investigating an armed robbery that occurred on November 13, 2016, at approximately 8:58 PM, at the Subway sandwich shop at 2350 NW 9th ST. Anyone with information related to this incident are encouraged to call Detective Gabe Sapp at 541-766-6924.