SAN LEANDRO -- Police are investigating an armed robbery that took place at a local gas station earlier this week.
No injuries were reported.
Officers were called at about 10 p.m. Monday to the Flyers service station at 2180 Merced St. after a gunman entered the store and demanded cash, police Lt. Randy Brandt said.
The clerk complied and the armed robber fled the store, police said.
Police said the suspect was described as a black man, in his 30s, 5 feet 10 inches tall, with a large build and wearing a dark sweatshirt and dark pants.
Anyone with information about the armed robbery can call police at 510-577-2740 or at the anonymous tip line at 510-577-3278.
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