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Armed Robbery at Rochester Convenience Store

Posted at: 06/12/2013 2:06 PM
Updated at: 06/12/2013 5:35 PM

(ABC 6 NEWS) -- Rochester police are investigating after an armed Robbery late Tuesday night.

The incident happened just before midnight at the Holiday gas station off 2nd St S.W. near St. Marys.

According to police a male worker was in the store alone stocking shelves when he was approached by a mad with a gun. The robber demanded money that the worker quickly handed over. The suspect then fled the store on foot heading west.

Rochester police tracked the suspect with their K-9 unit, but were unable to locate him.

The worker described the robber at a black male approximately 6 ft. tall wearing black and red Nike shoes, black shorts, a grey sweatshirt, and a red bandana.

The gas station does have surveillance video that police are looking at.