An attempted armed robbery was reported in salinas this week. An employee revealed that somebody tried to rob the salinas Costco on Tuesday. the would-be-thief tried to enter the store by walking through the tire shop, but the connecting door was locked. The man brandished a gun at an employee in the tire shop, but fled without taking anything. The employee didn’t report the incident until yesterday, as nothing was stolen and nobody was injured. investigators are reviewing surveillance video to try to identify the suspect.