Armed robber demands cash from gas station clerk

EAST AURORA, N.Y. (WIVB) – An armed robber told a gas station clerk to put cash in a camo-colored draw string bag, around 2:30 a.m. Thursday in East Aurora. Police say the suspect left the Sunoco Service Station at 175 Main Street on foot.

East Aurora Police say the suspect was wearing a black ski mask, which covered his nose and mouth. The suspect was carrying a silver-plated handgun and demanded the cash.

Police describe the suspect as a white male, 5’8”- 5’10”, with a medium build who was wearing black pants and a hooded sweatshirt.

Police ask anyone who has details on the incident to contact East Aurora Police Detective Rick Daminski at 652-1111.

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