South Rock Road gas station robbed
04/04/2014 11:45 AM
04/04/2014 11:46 AM
A man who tried to cover his face with a backpack robbed a Presto station Thursday night near Rock Road and Harry, police said.
A clerk told police the man entered the station in the 1200 block of South Rock Road about 11: 30 p.m. with his face partially obscured by the backpack, then pointed a handgun at him and demanded money, said Lt. Dan East.
The suspect left on foot with a small amount of cash.
The clerk described the suspect as a black man in his 30s, about 6 feet tall, 250 pounds, wearing a black-hooded sweatshirt, black pants and white shoes.
East said anyone with information about the crime may call detectives at 268-4177, or Crime Stoppers at 267-2111.
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