Update posted at 11:20 a.m.:
Surveillance photo of the suspect who robbed
the Speedway station in Lawrenceburg
Lawrenceburg Police Dept.
(Lawrenceburg, Ind.) – A Lawrenceburg convenience store was held up Tuesday evening.
Now, police are looking for the suspect.
The Speedway gas station on U.S. 50-Eads Parkway was held up around 9:30 p.m. when a black male entered the store and brandished a silver handgun.
The suspect ordered the store’s two employees to go behind the cash register and empty the cash into a bag. He then ran off up a hill towards nearby Tuscany Bay Apartments.
Lawrenceburg Police say the man was wearing sunglasses, light-colored gloves, dark pants, and a black hooded sweatshirt.
The investigation is ongoing. Anybody with information on the suspect shown in surveillance photos should contact Lawrenceburg Police at (812) 537-2284 or CrimeStoppers at (513) 352-3040.
Original story posted at 8:59 a.m.:
(Lawrenceburg, Ind.) – Lawrenceburg Police are investigating a convenience store robbery.
A person held up the Speedway gas station on U.S. 50-Eads Parkway around 9:00 p.m. Tuesday.
It is unclear if police have identified a suspect or if anybody was hurt.
Investigators could release more information sometime Wednesday.