PLEASANT HILL -- Police are searching for a man who robbed an undisclosed amount of money from a tanning salon Sunday morning, after brandishing a gun, according to a news release.

Officers responded about 10:13 a.m. to a report that a thin man in his 20s entered the Soleil Tanning Salon at 220 Golf Club Road in Pleasant Hill, displayed a handgun and asked for money from a female employee at the front counter. He ordered the employee go to into a backroom, where he also confronted a female customer, police reported.

The man, who is described as about 6 feet tall and Caucasian, fled in an unknown direction. He was wearing a blue hooded sweatshirt, white bandanna and bluejeans, according to witnesses.

When police arrived, he was gone. Anyone with information is asked to call 925-388-4630.

Contact Theresa Harrington at 925-945-4764. Follow her at Twitter.com/tunedtotheresa.



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