Police in Shelton are investigating an armed robbery at a local gas station Saturday night.
Officers were called to the Shell Gas Station on Bridgeport Avenue around 10 p.m. after a man demanded money from a store clerk. Police said the man, who was wearing a hooded sweatshirt, jeans and a black cloth covering his face, pointed a handgun at the clerk.
The man fled the gas station on foot with an undisclosed amount of money, police said.
The clerk was not injured, police said. No one else was in the store at the time of the robbery.
The robbery is under investigation by the Shelton Police Department. Anyone with any information is asked to call 203-924-1544.
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