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Robbery Investigation, 4233 N. Clinton St., Marathon Gas Station Jan 2 2013

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For Release: January 14, 2013

Contact: (260) 427-1343

City of Fort Wayne Police Department

 

Robbery Investigation

Department Seeks to Identify Robbery Suspect

 

Date / Time of Incident: January 2, 2013 / 7:25 am

Location of Incident: 4233 N. Clinton Street

Victim: Marathon Stop & Go

Loss: Cash Loss

 

Fort Wayne, Ind – Detectives with the Fort Wayne Police Department are presently investigating a gas station robbery that occurred on Wednesday, January 2, 2013 at approximately 7:25 a.m. at 4233 N. Clinton Street.  The perpetrator entered the gas station store, browsed, and then approached the counter as if to make a purchase.  Instead the perpetrator brandished a handgun and demanded cash from the register.  The perpetrator then fled from the scene on foot, southbound.  There were no injuries reported at the scene.  Detectives have obtained in-store video of the robbery suspect and are asking for anyone knowing the identity or whereabouts of the suspect to contact police or Crime Stoppers at (260) 436- STOP [7867].

 

The suspect was described by witnesses as a stocky black male, approximately 6’ tall, and is seen in the following video clip wearing a dark ‘poofy’ coat, and a dark-colored winter hat with gray fur lining. 

http://youtu.be/1HXudXowyzA

The incident remains under investigation with the City of Fort Wayne Police Department and the Allen County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office.

Officer Raquel Foster

City of Fort Wayne Police Department

 


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