Suspect Wanted in Amherst Gas Station Robbery

9:59 PM, Apr 23, 2013   |    comments
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AMHERST, NY--  Amherst Police are looking for help in identifying a robbery suspect who held up the NOCO Gas/Convenience Store at Main & Youngs in Amherst.

Detectives say the suspect displayed a small pocket knife and made off with about $140.

The suspect left the area on foot, it's not known if there was a vehicle involved.

The suspect is identified as a white male, 6' tall and weighing about 160lbs.  He was wearing a white hooded sweatshirt that had the words "ZOO YORK" in blue lettering across the chest, dark track pants with a 2" stripe on both pant legs and an orange t-shirt covering the suspect's neck & face.   He was also wearing either navy blue or black sneakers with white soles.

If you have any information on who this suspect is, you're asked to call the Amherst Police Detective Bureau at 689-1329 or email
to tips@apdny.org.

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