Authorities in Owensboro are investigating an armed robbery that occurred at a gas station.
Owensboro Police reports officers responded to the Marathon Gas Station on West 2nd Street around 9:30 Wednesday morning where a clerk stated an unknown black male entered the store armed with a handgun and demanded money. The male then fled the scene on foot southbound with an undetermined amount of money from the cash register.
The robber is described by police as a black male in his early 20’s last seen wearing a blue shirt over a dark hoodie, black shorts, black and white Converse All Star sneakers and was wearing a possible bandana and glasses covering face.
Police indicate there were no injuries reported and the investigation is ongoing.
If anyone has information about the identity of this person, please call OPD at (270) 687-8888 or Crime Stoppers at (270) 687-8484.
(Source: Owensboro Police)