2 Shell stations in Columbus robbed at gunpoint

lgierer@ledger-enquirer.comNovember 17, 2013 

Joe Paull jpaull@ledger-enquirer.com The Shell gas station located at 4500 River Road was robbed early Sunday morning around 3:49 a.m. by a black male with a pistol.

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Columbus police are investigating armed robberies at two Shell gas stations.

According to a Columbus police report, the Shell at 4500 River Road was robbed Sunday around 3:49 a.m. by a black male with pistol.

The thief was described as someone with a slim build wearing dark clothing. He had a black bandana over his face. Police were told he demanded to b e given money from the cash register.

What was taken was not in the report.

Police are also looking at an armed robbery at the Shell gas station located at 4499 Warm Spring Road.

According to the police report, the crime occurred around 11:52 a.m. Saturday.

The clerk told police that two black males robbed the store at gunpoint and took an undetermined amount of money. No further description of the thieves was given.

Two people were also robbed in the store.

A 20-year-old man had a wallet valued at $15 taken.

A 31-year-old man had a wallet valued at $15 taken as well as $26 in cash

Nobody was injured.

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