LA MESA (CNS) - A gunman robbed an Arco gas station in La Mesa, La Mesa Police said Sunday.
At 10:24 p.m. Saturday, two suspects entered the Arco gas station at 4925 Spring Street. When all the other customers had left, one suspect stood outside as a lookout as the other suspect pulled a black semi-automatic handgun from his waistband and pointed it at the clerk, Interim Police Chief Ed Aceves said.
The suspect took an undisclosed amount of money from both registers and several packs of Newport cigarettes. Both suspects were last seen running south on Spring Street, Aceves said.
The armed suspect was described as a black male approximately 25 years old, 5 feet-9 inches tall, and about 170-185 pounds. He was wearing blue jeans and a black hooded sweatshirt. The second suspect was a black male approximately 25 years old, 6 feet-1 inch tall, and about 160-170 pounds. He was wearing dark jeans and a black hooded sweatshirt.
Both suspects were described as clean shaven, Aceves said.
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