Tempe police looking for suspect in gas station robbery

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Police are looking for a male suspect who recently robbed a gas station in Tempe. By Jennifer Thomas Police are looking for a male suspect who recently robbed a gas station in Tempe. By Jennifer Thomas

TEMPE -- Police are looking for a male suspect who recently robbed a gas station in Tempe.

According to the Tempe Police Department, a suspect entered a gas station, pointed a firearm directly at the clerk and demanded money.

Witnesses told police that the suspect had a stocky build and was between 5 feet 8 inches and 5 feet 10 inches tall.

The suspect was seen leaving in a vehicle that appears to be a silver mid- to late 1990s model Chevrolet Cavalier or similar style vehicle with tinted windows. The hood and passenger side quarter panel are primer gray. The front passenger wheel is all black, possibly a spare, while the rear wheel is possibly Five Star chrome or gray.

Anyone with information is asked to call Tempe Police Department at 480-350-8311.