A man robbed a Santa Rosa market at knifepoint on Wednesday night, police said. Officers responded to a report of an armed robbery at Sam’s Market at 1020 Hopper Ave. at about 9:30 p.m. Store employees told police a man wearing a bag and a hood over his head had entered the store, held a knife to the clerk and demanded cash. After a brief struggle, the suspect ran out of the store with an undisclosed amount of money and was last seen heading west on Hopper Avenue. No one was injured in the robbery. The suspect was described as a Spanish-speaking man, about 5 feet 8 inches tall with a medium build. He was last seen wearing blue jeans and a gray hooded sweatshirt with a winged insignia on the front. Please call the Fugitive Watch hot line at 1-800-9-CAUGHT (1-800-922-8448) or text at 408-355-0999 if you have any information on this crime.
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