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Man with shotgun robs Cranberry gas station

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Wednesday, April 17, 2013, 4:24 p.m.
 

Cranberry police are investigating an armed robbery at the BP gas station on Route 19.

Police said a man holding a shotgun walked into the gas station around 10:50 p.m. Tuesday and demanded money from a clerk. Police did not say how much money the clerk gave the gunman before he fled. Police searched the area but could not find the gunman.

The gunman was described as a white male, between 5 feet 9 inches and 6 feet tall, with a thin build, wearing a black hooded sweatshirt with writing on the back, blue jeans and a gray shirt pulled up to cover his face.

Anyone with information is asked to call police at 724-776-5180, ext. 5.

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