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Police searching for suspect following armed robbery in Affton

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AFFTON (KMOV.com) -

The search is on for a man police say held up a gas station in South County early Monday morning. 

Around 3:45 a.m., the St. Louis County Police Department responded to a call for a business robbery in the 9900 block of Tesson Ferry Road, in Affton, Mo. 

Police said an armed suspect entered a Circle K gas station and displayed a firearm. The suspect allegedly took money and cigarettes. How much money the suspect took is not known at this time. 

The suspect is described as a man between the ages of 30 - 35. 

Police said the suspect is to be considered armed and dangerous. 

The Bureau of Crimes Against Persons is handling the ongoing investigation. 

Anyone with information is asked to call the St. Louis County Police Department or CrimeStoppers. 

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