On 02/26/16 at about 1:30 pm, Ashland officers responded to the 300 Block of Hersey Street to investigate the robbery of a local business owner. While the male victim was walking away from his business, he was approached by a man who demanded his money. The male suspect reached into the right side of his jacket and displayed a gray semi-automatic handgun. The male suspect fled the area with an undisclosed sum of money.
The suspect is described as a taller, middle aged white male between 45-50 years old. He was clean shaven, average to stocky build, and short cut black hair. He was wearing black leather boots, a green camouflage field jacket and camouflage pants - similar to the attached pictures.
If anyone has information about this case, they are encouraged to call the Ashland Police Department at
541-482-5211. They can also call the anonymous tip line at 541-552-2333 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org