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SOUTH STRABANE (KDKA) – Police are investigating an armed robbery at a gas station in Washington County.

According to police, the incident happened at the BP along Murtland Avenue in South Strabane around 8:50 p.m. Tuesday.

Surveillance video shows a masked man enter the store and approach an employee. The employee was loading a cooler when the suspect approached from behind, pointed a gun at her head and demanded money.

south strabane bp robbery Police: Robber Points Gun At Employees Head, Demands Cash

(Photo Credit: South Strabane Police0

After obtaining an undetermined amount of cash, he fled the store in the direction of a Motel 6 nearby.

The suspect is described as being a white male with a medium build. He was wearing a dark gray hooded sweatshirt with gray sweatpants.

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