Armed Robbery at the Speedway Gas Station at Elmhurst Rd and Algonquin Rd, Des Plaines

Des Plaines police responded about 7:20 PM Thursday to a report of an armed robbery at the Speedway gas station, 1199 S Elmhurst Road Des Plaines , IL. Police received a report that a man armed with a handgun took money from the Speedway gas station at the corner of Elmhurst Road and Algonquin Road.

The offender was described as a male/black, age 21, light complexion, thin build, short black hair, with a goatee, wearing a white hoodie and gray sweat pants.

The offender fled in a silver SUV. The vehicle was last seen on Algonquin Road westbound from Elmhurst Road.

The crime is reported to have occurred on Thursday, November 6, 2014 at 7:19 PM.,+IL&t=h&z=17&layer=t

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