On Tuesday, December 22, at approximately 9:30pm. the Owensboro Police Department responded to a robbery call at the Marathon gas station located at 1538 W. 2nd Street. During the incident, an unknown black male entered the store armed with a handgun and demanded money from the clerk. The male then fled the scene on foot southbound with an undetermined amount of money from the register. There were no injuries reported and the investigation is ongoing. If anyone has information about the identity of this person, please call OPD at 270-687-8888 or Crime Stoppers at 270-687-8484. You can also text your tip to CRIMES by texting TIP8484 and your information.
Person of Interest:
In early 20’s
Last seen wearing –
Blue shirt over dark hoodie
Black/White Converse All Star sneakers
Possible bandana and glasses covering face