Police in Pleasant Hill are searching for a teenager who robbed a local check-cashing business Tuesday afternoon.Officers responded to a silent alarm at a Check Into Cash store at 561 Contra Costa Blvd. at about 1:50 p.m. A teen who appeared to be 17 or 18 years old had entered the business with a handgun and demanded money, police said. He left with cash and was last seen driving on Contra Costa Boulevard in a red Kia or Ford Fiesta.The suspect was described as a light-skinned black male, about 5 feet 4 inches tall with a thin build. He was wearing black baggy clothes, a red backpack and a black baseball cap.Anyone with information on the case is asked to contact Pleasant Hill police investigations at (925) 288-4630.
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