Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Police Investigating Mini Mart Robbery

The Pennsylvania State Police at Frackville are investigating a robbery that occurred Tuesday evening.

According to Police, a male entered the Sunoco Mini Mart, along Route 901, in Lavelle, Butler Township around 8:45pm and pulled out a handgun and pointed it at the attendant.

The suspect reportedly asked the attendant to move away from the register, where the suspect then removed approximately $500.

The suspect then exited the store and ran south along Route 901.

The male suspect was described at white, approximately 25-30 years old, approximately 5' 11", thin, wearing a tan hood, blue jeans, brown cap, mask, and gloves.

Anyone with information on the incident is asked to call the Pennsylvania State Police at Frackville at (570) 874-5300.