Police are searching for an armed suspect they believe robbed the place twice within a few hours, CBS Philly reported.The first heist happened at about 10 p.m. Tuesday at the Citgo station located on Route 130 in Brooklawn. The same station was robbed at about 1 a.m.
According to investigators, in the first robbery, an armed suspect entered the store and told the clerk to give him money or he would shoot him. The gunman stole approximately $250 before running out of the store, CBS Philly reported.
Investigators say a suspect fitting a similar description entered the store a second time around 1 a.m. and robbed it. It was not immediately known how much, if any, money was taken during the second theft.
Investigators believe the same suspect, a black male, approximately 5'8", is responsible for both robberies.
There were no reports of any injuries.