Police seek Sunoco robbery suspect


By Erik Martin - emartin@aimmedianetwork.com



Greenville Police are seeking the person who brandished a knife and stole approximately $230 in cash from the Sunoco gas station Sunday morning.


Erik Martin | The Daily Advocate

GREENVILLE — Law enforcement is seeking a suspect wanted in a Sunday morning robbery in Greenville.

At approximately 7:17 a.m. Sunday, Greenville Police officers were dispatched to Sunoco, 841 Martin Street, on a report of an armed robbery.

The suspect, described by police as a “short, stocky” white male wearing a white hooded sweatshirt and a black facemask, brandished a knife during the robbery. He then fled on foot, and was last seen heading southbound on the west side of the gas station building.

The robber made off with approximately $230 in cash. No one was injured during the incident. Police are expected to review video surveillance cameras to help identify the suspect.

The Sunoco station has also been the site of armed robberies in August 2014 and May 2015.

Anyone with information on the incident is encouraged to contact the Greenville Police Department by phone at 937-548-1103 or the Darke County Sheriff’s Office at 937-548-3399. Callers may remain anonymous.

Greenville Police are seeking the person who brandished a knife and stole approximately $230 in cash from the Sunoco gas station Sunday morning.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/34/2017/04/web1_Sunoco-1554-PRINT.jpgGreenville Police are seeking the person who brandished a knife and stole approximately $230 in cash from the Sunoco gas station Sunday morning. Erik Martin | The Daily Advocate

By Erik Martin

emartin@aimmedianetwork.com

The writer may be reached at 937-569-4314. Join the conversation and get updates on Facebook search Darke County Sports or Advocate 360. For more features online go to dailyadvocate.com

The writer may be reached at 937-569-4314. Join the conversation and get updates on Facebook search Darke County Sports or Advocate 360. For more features online go to dailyadvocate.com