Suspect sought in robbery of Fairview Heights gas station
Fairview Heights police are searching for this man who robbed the Moto Mart Friday morning.
Officers are looking for a suspect who they said robbed the Moto Mart in Fairview Heights Friday morning.
Police said the suspect entered the store just before 2 a.m. armed with a handgun and led the clerk to the cash register and took an unknown amount of money in about a minute.
The suspect is described as a black male with a thin build about 5’10” wearing a Washington Redskins hoodie, a red bandana over his face with gray sweatpants and white tennis shoes. Police did acknowledge the similarity between this suspect description and past robberies where the suspect was also wearing a Washington hoodie. However, authorities are not certain it is the same suspect.
The armed robbery happened at the Moto Mart located in the 6000 block of North Illinois Street.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Fairview Heights police or Crimestoppers.