Essex police search for robbery suspect who wore a trash bag

News
ESSEX ROBBERY_1509074566697.jpeg

Essex police are investigating a robbery at the Simon’s Mobil gas station on Colchester Road in Essex from just before 8 p.m. Thursday.

Police are searching for a white man described as 5’1″ to 5’2″ with a medium build, wearing blue jeans, dark colored shoes, and a red/white checkered plaid long-sleeve shirt.

Officials say he entered the store demanding money from the register.  His face and upper body were covered with a green plastic trash bag, according to police.

Authorities say the man threatened that he had a gun.  He was last seen running away, with an undetermined amount of money. The clerk was unharmed.

Police ask anyone with information to call Essex PD at 802-878-8331.

Copyright 2020 Nexstar Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Trending

Trending Stories

Latest Coronavirus Headlines

More Coronavirus

SkyTracker Weather Blog

More SkyTracker Blog