Grand Junction Police have identified the man who they say robbed the Walgreens store at 2900 North Avenue.
Just before 10 p.m. Sunday 23-year-old Kristen Sheeks entered the store at 29 Road and North Avenue and showed the cashier a gun.
He got cash and cigarettes then fled.
Police found him a short time later in some bushes north of the store.
Sheeks faces charges of aggravated robbery and misdemeanor theft.
Police say the weapon Sheeks snowed the clerk was just a small air gun, not a real loaded weapon.
It’s believed he took about $1,000 in cash and cigarettes.
Because the investigation is continuing, a mug shot of Sheeks is not available. The arrest affidavit for Sheeks is posted below.
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