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Auburn gas station robbed at gunpoint

A gas station in Auburn was robbed by an armed man Sunday night.

Auburn police officers responded to reports of a robbery at about 10:45 p.m. at the Chevron in the 1900 block of South College Street.

The clerk at the store told police that a white man in his early 20s, wearing a hooded sweatshirt entered the business with a gun and demanded money from the cash register.

After taking an undetermined amount of cash, he fled on foot.

According to a news release, the suspect is described as being about six feet tall and 180 pounds. He was wearing a charcoal-colored hooded sweatshirt, a light-colored shirt, dark jeans and brown shoes.

Anyone with information regarding this crime is asked to call the Auburn Police Division at (334) 501-3140, the tip line at (334) 501-7337, or Lee County Crime Stoppers at (334) 522-7847.

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