TribLIVE

| News


 
Larger text Larger text Smaller text Smaller text | Order Photo Reprints

Armed man robs Sunoco station in Bullskin

Email Newsletters

Click here to sign up for one of our email newsletters.
Friday, Dec. 28, 2012, 12:01 a.m.
 

A lone robber armed with a gun robbed a gas station in Bullskin this week.

Uniontown state police released the description of a man who used a handgun at about 6 p.m. Wednesday to hold up the Sunoco on Route 119 South.

The suspect was described as white, in his 40s, with a goatee. He was wearing a nylon stocking over his face when he pulled up to a full-serve gas pump, according to a news release.

From his two-door, burnt-orange car, which was described as similar to a 1990s Pontiac Sunfire, the man pointed the handgun at the attendant, police said.

He told the attendant in a raspy voice, “Give me the money, boy, and there will be no problem,” according to the release.

The attendant turned over $229 in cash to the man, who drove south in the direction of Connellsville, police said.

Paint was peeling from the hood of the car, which was snow-covered and dirty, according to the release.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Uniontown state police at 724-439-7111 and ask for investigating Trooper James Monkelis.

Subscribe today! Click here for our subscription offers.

 

 


Show commenting policy

Most-Read Fayette

  1. Funeral planned for Connellsville teen who died in crash
  2. Fayette County men recount fathers’ roles in World War II
  3. Boy, 5, in stable condition after fall from window in Fayette County
  4. Aaron’s building review planned
  5. Connellsville, Mt. Pleasant fireworks postponed until Sunday
  6. Motorcyclist dies in accident in Bullskin
  7. Investigation into dropped baby at Uniontown Hospital continues
  8. Post-war ‘welcome’ still stings Vietnam War veteran from Connellsville
  9. 2015 Connellsville grad identified as victim of Bullskin motorcycle crash
  10. Connellsville fireworks display back to riverbank
  11. Meadow Run Natural Waterslide at Ohiopyle getting recognition