Police tell Action News the holdup happened at the Hess Gas Station in the 700 block of Hanover Avenue. Around 7:15 p.m. on Wednesday, September 10th, the suspect came in, showed a handgun and demanded cash, according to police.
Nobody was hurt and the bandit ran off with some cash from the store.
The robber is described as:
- A light-skinned Hispanic man
- About 5' 6" to 5' 7" tall
- Wearing a black baseball hat
- Black hooded sweatshirt
- dark-colored jeans
- black shoes
The Allentown Police Department Crime Tip Line at (610_439-5911 is taking tips about this robbery. You can also call the Allentown Police Criminal Investigations Division at (610) 437-7721.
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