The robbery happened at the Walmart at
1800 N. Main St. at 10:16 a.m. Thursday,
according to the Salinas Police Department.
The suspect, described as only as a man wearing sunglasses, blue shirt and dark cap, resembling a security officer uniform, entered the store and confronted an employee at gunpoint.
He stole an undisclosed amount of cash and fled out the door where he entered a dark vehicle and drove off.
The suspect was also described as being approximately 5-foot, 8-inches in height, weighing 195 pounds and having a goatee-style beard.
Detectives are examining surveillance video and anyone who may have information regarding the case is asked to contact the Salinas Police Department, 831-758-7090.