Female clerk robbed at Phenix City Citgo

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PHENIX CITY, AL (WTVM) -  A female clerk at a Phenix City gas station was robbed over the weekend.

Sunday night at 7:45 Phenix City Police responded to a reported armed robbery at the Citgo gas station on Highway 80 West. A female clerks tells police a black man, between 18 and 20 years old, wearing a black hoodie and a dark colored scarf over his face, demanded she give him money.

The victim adds although she never saw a weapon, the suspect did threaten that he had one. He got away with an undetermined amount of cash and a few personal items from the clerk, including a mini gaming system. The suspect ran away on foot.

Phenix City police tell News Leader Nine there is surveillance video of the incident, and the case remains under investigation.

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