Police are searching for a man who allegedly robbed the Monarch Grove Winery tasting room in Grover Beach shortly after noon Sunday while wearing an "old man mask" and Elvis wig.
The man showed a black semi-automatic pistol to a tasting room employee before binding the victim's wrists with duct tape and confining the person to the firm’s restroom, according to a Grover Beach Police Department news release. He then stole about $400 in cash.
The robber is described as a male in his 30s, about 5-foot-8 and weighing 140 pounds. He was wearing a tight fitting mask, black wig, tan cargo pants, a blue buttoned long-sleeve shirt, blue latex gloves and brown round-framed glasses.
Police say he was last seen walking south on Highway 1.
Anyone with any information regarding the robbery is encouraged to contact the Grover Beach Police Department at 805-473-4511 or San Luis Obispo County Crime Stoppers at 800-549-7867.