Armed Robbery at the Shell Gas Station on Elm St Near River Rd and Fox River, McHenry

McHenry Gas Station Robbery Suspect

McHenry police responded about 2:38 a.m Wednesday to a report of an armed robbery at the Shell Gas Station, 3110 West Elm Street, McHenry.

McHenry police received a report that a man entered the Shell gas station building through the front door, and approached an employee behind the front counter. The offender displayed a handgun, and demanded cash and merchandise. An undisclosed amount of money was handed over.

The man was described as 5’10” to 5’11” with a thin to medium build, short brown hair, wearing blue jeans, a gray hooded zip-up sweatshirt, a black bandana with white flower print concealing his face, glasses and gloves.

No direction of travel of the fleeing suspect was available.

No injuries were reported.

The Criminal Investigation Division of the McHenry Police Department is investigating the incident. Citizens with information are urged to call the Investigations Division at 815-363-2599. Anonymous information can be submitted by calling the McHenry Police Tip line at 815-363-2124.

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