Medford police have released a sketch of a knife-wielding man who robbed a Lumpy's tavern Friday night.

Medford police have released a sketch of a knife-wielding man who robbed a Lumpy's tavern Friday night.

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

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, police said. He was wearing faded blue jeans, a blue zip-up hooded sweatshirt and a cap.

The man ran off and disappeared before police could put a cordon around the neighborhood.

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

— Chris Conrad