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Palm Desert donut shop robbed

Swiss Donut held up shortly before 2 p.m., police say

PALM DESERT, Calif. - Police were looking for a man who workers said held up a Swiss Donut shop in Palm Desert Friday afternoon.

Spokesman Angel Ramos said officers were called to the store shortly before 2 p.m. at the corner of Lupine Avenue and Highway 111.

Employees said a Hispanic male in his 20s, wearing a black shirt, came into the store, showed the worker a gun and demanded money.

He then ran out of the store.

Palm Desert police officers are canvassing neighborhoods, Ramos said, trying to track the man down.

No one was injured.

If you have any information about this crime, call the Palm Desert Police Department at 760-836-1600.

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