Police in North Branford are searching for a man who robbed a gas station Friday night.
Officers were called to the Getty Mart on Foxon Road around 6:45 p.m. for a reported armed robbery.
The suspect claimed that he had a gun and demanded money from the store clerk, police said. He fled on foot with an undetermined amount of cash.
However, the clerk chased him outside where the suspect punched him in the face.
The clerk suffered non-life-threatening injuries and was taken to an area hospital.
The incident is under investigation by police and anyone with any information is asked to call 203-484-2703.
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