Crime

Police: 2 men rob gas station, threaten to shoot clerk

MADISON, Wis. - Madison police are investigating an armed robbery at a gas station Wednesday night, according to a news release. 

Police were dispatched to the BP Gas Station on Schroeder Road in response to an armed robbery around 6:15 p.m. Wednesday night. 

Two men demanded money and threatened to shoot the clerk, according to the release. One of the men jumped over the counter and took the money while the second man stood armed with a black handgun.

The robbers left in an unknown vehicle and took an undisclosed amount of money, police said. No one was injured during the incident. The first robber is described as a black man about 5 feet, 9 inches tall. He was wearing all-black clothing and gloves.

The second robber is described as a black man about 5 feet, 9 inches, with a skinny build. He was wearing a white mask with dark clothing and was armed with the handgun. 

The investigation into the robbery is ongoing. 

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