(KMOV) – Authorities are searching for a suspect who robbed a gas station in Imperial Wednesday morning.
Deputies say a man wearing a full ski mask walked into the Phillips 66 Convenient store in the 5200 block of Warren Rd. around 2:45 a.m. and asked the clerk about the price of cigarettes.
Authorities say the suspect then went around the counter holding a knife and demanded money from the cash register.
The suspect was given an undetermined amount of cash and fled the scene heading north on Warren Rd.
Deputies say the suspect was a white man with a thin build. In addition to the mask, he was wearing a dark hoodie, dark jeans and tan boots.
Anyone with information on the suspect is asked to call the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office at 636-797-5515.