East side gas station robbed

East side gas station robbed

Madison police are investigating a robbery at a gas station on the city’s east side late Monday night, where a man implied he had a weapon and left with an undisclosed amount of cash.

The incident happened just after 11 p.m. at the Citgo in the 4900 block of Commercial Avenue.

According to police, a K-9 attempted to track down the man, but the attempt ended southbound at Thompson Drive.

Police describe the man they are looking for as a 25-30-year-old black man; 5 feet 6 inches tall with an average build last seen wearing a dark blue hooded sweatshirt.

Anyone who knows anything about the incident is asked to call Madison police.