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DATE/TIME: Tuesday, October 24th, 2006 / 11:30 AM
SUBJECT:HESS GAS STATION ROBBED

Detectives are investigating the robbery of the Hess gas station at 229 Brandywine Avenue that occurred at about 5:45 this morning.

The female clerk reported that a black male entered the store, implied that he had a gun and demanded cash. After the clerk complied, the man ran from the store toward Wyllie Street. The clerk was not injured.

The robber is described as being about 56 tall and 170 pounds. He had black hair and was wearing a yellow hooded sweatshirt and dark pants.