Police investigating robbery at Jonesboro gas station

Police investigating robbery at Jonesboro gas station

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - Jonesboro police are investigating a reported robbery.

According to the Jonesboro Police Department Public Information Officer Paul Holmes, the robbery happened at 8:19 Wednesday morning at the Valero gas station at 1708 W. Nettleton Ave.

"Two young people entered the store," Holmes said. "At least one armed with a handgun and demanded cash from the clerk, got some money and left on foot heading south."

Holmes said the suspects were described as African-American males in their teens to mid-20s and that they took off with an undisclosed amount of money.

No injuries were reported.

Anyone with information on the robbery can call the Jonesboro Police Department Criminal Investigations Division at (870) 935-6710 or Crimestoppers at 870-935-STOP (7867).

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