A man armed with a knife robbed Lumpy’s tavern in Medford Friday night, escaping with an undisclosed amount of cash.

The man entered the tavern at 801 S. Riverside Ave. at about 7:40 p.m. and demanded money from a female clerk, according to the Medford Police Department.

The suspect was described as white, 25 to 30 years old, 5 feet 8 inches to 5 feet 9 inches tall, with a thin build and no facial hair, police said. He was wearing faded blue jeans, a blue zip-up hooded sweatshirt and a cap.

Although police quickly established a perimeter around the location, they were unable to locate the suspect.

Anyone with information regarding the case are asked to contact the police department at 770-4783.
-- Staff reports