(KMOV) – Police are searching for a suspect who robbed a gas station at gunpoint in St. Charles early Wednesday morning.
Employees say a man walked into the BP gas station in the 1300 block of S. Fifth St. around 3 a.m. and displayed a weapon.
The suspect then took an undisclosed amount of money from a cash register and fled the scene toward Ameristar Casino.
Police were using K-9 units to search for the suspect at nearby apartment.
Witnesses say the suspect was a tall white black man wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt.
No other details were immediately available.