Police release surveillance pictures of armed robber

Man robbed north side gas station Sunday night, police say

Published On: Jan 13 2014 10:55:01 AM CST   Updated On: Jan 14 2014 04:21:42 PM CST
MADISON, Wis. -

A north side gas station clerk was held up at gunpoint Sunday night around 8 p.m., according to a report from Madison police.

According to the report, the 46-year-old store clerk was robbed by a 35- to 40-year-old black man who was believed to be just under 6 feet tall. He was wearing a black jacket, red shirt, jeans and a dark hat.

The man fled the gas station at 1101 N. Sherman Ave. with money, cigars, cigarettes and the clerk's personal cellphone.

Madison police ask anyone who recognizes the man in the surveillance pictures to contact Madison Area Crime Stoppers at 608-266-6014

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