Gas Station Armed Robbery

The Shell gas station in Grand Junction gets robbed at gunpoint this morning. Police are searching for the suspect.

It happened just before 1:00am at the Shell Station on Horizon Drive.
Grand Junction Police say a man held up the clerk and stole an undisclosed amount of cash. The suspect entered the store twice - once to pick up some items, then he told the clerk he forgot his wallet. Then came back with a pistol and demanded money. Officers collected evidence at the scene that may identify the robber.

No one was hurt during the crime. The suspect is described as a white male 6’8” to 6’10” with “bad teeth”. He was wearing a green hoodie sweat shirt and a baseball cap.

The case is under investigation this morning.