Advertisement

Williamsport Sheetz store robbed at knifepoint

suspect at large

October 23, 2007

WILLIAMSPORT ? A Halloween-masked man who robbed a Sheetz store Monday night and jabbed at the clerk with a knife was still at large Tuesday morning, Washington County Sheriff's deputies said.

The man came into the store at 100 E. Potomac St. at 10:45 p.m., walked behind the counter and removed several cartons of cigarettes, deputies said.

When the clerk confronted the man, the robber jabbed at the clerk with a knife before fleeing on foot on Artizan Street. He was last seen running in an alley between Artizan and Conococheague streets.

The clerk was unhurt.

The robber is described as between 5 feet 4 inches and 5 feet 6 inches tall, with a thin build and weighing 140 to 150 pounds. He was wearing a skull Halloween mask, black hooded sweat shirt and black pants.

Advertisement

Deputies are asking anyone with information on the robbery to call 240-313-2170.

The Herald-Mail Articles
|
|
|