Armed robbery in Ballard

On April 2 at approximately 10:10 P.M., the employee of a business in the 5300 Block of 15th Avenue NW was robbed at gunpoint by a Hispanic male between the ages of 20-30.  The suspect was described as having a goatee and wearing a dark hooded sweat shirt.  After the robbery, the suspect fled in an unknown direction.  Officers conducted an area check but did not locate the suspect.  The Robbery Unit will be conducting the follow up investigation.