Gas Station Robbery in the Springfield Area


Officers responded for a report of a robbery at the Sunoco gas station located at the 7000 block of Old Keene Mill Road, on Thursday, December 24. Shortly after 3 a.m. a man entered the gas station and approached the counter. The suspect displayed a handgun and demanded money. The three employees complied and an undisclosed amount of cash was handed over. The suspect fled and the victims did not require medical attention. The suspect was described as black, about 6 feet tall, approximately 180 pounds, and wearing black hoodie, black pants and black mask covering his face.

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