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Gas station holdup sends offender away for six years

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WENATCHEE — The man who robbed a Wenatchee gas station at gunpoint was sentenced Wednesday to six years in prison.

Juan Arturo “Lil’ Smokey” Bolaños, 20, who already had a record of robberies and burglary in California and Chelan County, pleaded guilty to charges of second-degree robbery, second-degree assault and unlawful possession of a firearm.

Early July 24 Bolaños entered Wenatchee’s Union 76 gas station, 1041 N. Miller St., and demanded cash from the counter attendant while displaying a…

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