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Gunman robs Eugene vape shop

A vape store employee was approached Sunday by a masked man with a gun. The robbery was caught on surveillance video.

Posted: Dec 4, 2017 12:23 PM
Updated: Dec 5, 2017 3:15 AM

EUGENE, Ore. - An employee at Emerald Vapors was robbed Sunday night by a masked man carrying a gun. 

The robbery happened just before 8 p.m. according to the store's owner. 

In surveillance video obtained by KEZI 9 News, the masked gunman entered the store, pointing the gun at the store employee. 
He ordered the employee to fill a pillow case with vaping merchanise and cash. 

According to the store owner, the gunman fled with about $1,700 worth of stolen money and merchandise. 

In the video, the gunman was seen wearing a black and white mask covering his mouth. He also had on a black and white letterman jacket, and red Converse shoes. 

If you know anything about this robbery, call Eugene Police at (541) 682-5111.

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