Fort Wayne Police investigating gas station robbery

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FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) — The Fort Wayne Police Department is investigating an armed robbery at a Fort Wayne gas station.

Officers responded to the Marathon gas station, located on 1202 E. State Blvd., around 4:15 a.m. Saturday.

According to Fort Wayne Police, a white male entered the store wearing a black hooded sweatshirt and dark pants and acted like a customer.

He walked up to the attendant and demanded money and acted as if he were armed with a handgun, police added.

The attendant believed him and gave him the money he demanded, police said.

After receiving the money, the man ran off and has not been apprehended.

On Monday, police said they were working on gathering surveillance images that they could make public.

Anybody with information is asked to contact the Fort Wayne Police Department.

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