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Tallahassee Police searching for suspect in armed robbery at local gas station

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Posted at 4:20 PM, Dec 07, 2020
and last updated 2020-12-07 16:20:23-05

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WTXL) — The Tallahassee Police Department is searching for the suspect in an armed robbery at the Marathon Gas Station on West Tennessee Street.

Police said it happened around 8:44 a.m. on Monday at the Marathon Gas Station at 2259 West Tennessee Street.

They said an unknown suspect walked into the store and pointed a handgun at the store manager, demanding money.

The suspect, described as a black male wearing a beanie cap, sunglasses, a face mask, and dark clothing, then ran away from the business with an undisclosed amount of money.

There were no reported injuries.

This case has been assigned to investigators with TPD's Violent Crimes Unit. Investigators are asking anyone with information related to this case, or information concerning the suspect’s identity, to please call them at 850-891-4200 or Crime Stoppers at 850-574-TIPS.