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Suffolk police investigating armed robbery at gas station

The armed robbery happened at the Murphy Oil Gas Station in the 1200 block of North Main Street.
Credit: City of Suffolk

SUFFOLK, Va. — Suffolk police are investigating a commercial armed robbery on Sunday morning.

The incident was called in around 6:26 a.m. in the 1200 block of North Main Street.

A person entered the Murphy Oil Gas Station with a gun and showed it to the clerk.

The person demanded money and cigarettes.

The person ran from the store with cash and cigarettes.

The surveillance video shows a man wearing a green jacket, blue hoodie, black blue jeans, and black shoes.

The man is seen wearing a scarf or mask covering his face.

The person also can be seen with a scar on the outside of his right wrist.

No one was injured. Police are still investigating the armed robbery.

Anyone who has information is asked to contact Suffolk Police or Suffolk Crime Line. To submit online, go to www.p3tips.com, or call 888-LOCK-U-UP.

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