Lafayette gas station robbed Monday morning

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Police are investigating an early morning robbery in Lafayette.

Posted: Jul. 30, 2018 5:03 PM
Updated: Jul. 30, 2018 6:57 PM

LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI) — Police are investigating an early morning robbery in Lafayette.

According to Sergeant Matt Gard, it happened just before 5:00 a.m. Monday morning at the Shell Gas Station on South 4th Street.
He says the clerk was working inside the store, when a man with a covering over his face grabbed him by the throat, displayed a knife and demanded money. The robber was able to get away with an undisclosed amount of cash.

If you have any information on the robbery, you're asked to call the Lafayette police department or the we-tip hotline at 800-78-CRIME.

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