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Masked gunman robs Exxon gas station in St. Petersburg

ST. PETERSBURG — Police were searching Wednesday for a masked man who robbed a gas station at gunpoint late Tuesday.

The man walked into the Exxon at 3334 15th Ave. S wearing a ski mask and brandishing a silver revolver, police said.

He demanded money, and the clerk handed over about $300. Police described the man as black with a thin build wearing a long-sleeved white shirt, black pants and white Nike shoes.

Witnesses did not see him use a getaway vehicle, police said.

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Masked gunman robs Exxon gas station in St. Petersburg 07/28/10 [Last modified: Wednesday, July 28, 2010 12:38pm]

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