Walnut Creek police are investigating a robbery of the Ashland Smoke Shop at 2931 N Main Street Thursday afternoon.
Employees said the passenger of a blue Jeep Grand Cherokee or Wrangler left the vehicle and entered the business at 6:10 p.m., telling workers he was armed with a handgun though no weapon was seen.
The robber left the store with an unknown quantity of stolen goods or cash. There were no reported injuries.
He was described as a Hispanic male, 30s, 6′ 3″ tall with long hair.