Police search for gas station robbery suspect

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BRANFORD, CT (WFSB) -

Police in Branford are investigating a robbery at a gas station in Branford.

It happened just after 7 p.m. Saturday night at the Gulf station located at 380 East Main Street.

Police said a white male entered the store, implied that he had a gun, and demanded cash from an employee.

According to officials, the suspect was able to get away with about $500.

The suspect was seen walking through the parking lot towards route 139.

He's described by police as a stocky white male, in his 30s or 40s, wearing a red, hooded sweat shirt, blue jeans and sneakers.

Anyone with information about the robbery is asked to call Branford police.

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