Man Uses Pepper Spray in Urbana Gas Station Holdup

August 14, 2009

Urbana Police are looking for the man who used pepper spray to hold up the Green Street Circle K gas station on the Urbana side of Campustown Friday morning.

Authorities say the man used the pepper spray on two female employees, and fled with about 190-dollars in coins in a green bank bag. The employees did not require hospitalization.

Police say the suspect is described as a black male aged 25 to 35, of average build, wearing a white and blue ball cap, white t-shirt and blue jeans. He fled the scene in an older-model maroon sedan.

Story source: AP

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