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Police search for gunman who robbed St. Charles gas station

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By Brendan Marks By Brendan Marks

(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.

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