Police say the man came into Las Comadres in Overland Park around 6:20 p.m. and grabbed the 24-year-old woman, who had been alone stocking shelves. She said he put a switchblade knife to her throat and forced her to the cash register, where he took some money.
The man, described as a 25-year-old who spoke Spanish, kissed the clerk near her lips before running from the store.
He is described as 5 feet 4 inches tall and 125 pounds, with short black hair, no facial hair and a light complexion.
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