Gunman Robs Flyers Gas Station On Merced

Flees on foot after robbery Monday night.


A gunman robbed the Flyers Gas Station on Merced Street Monday night and escaped with an undisclosed amount of cash.

No one was hurt.

Police say they responded to the call about 9:55 pm. A clerk said an amed man entered the station and demanded money. The clerk complied and the suspect fled on foot, police said.

Police described the suspect as a well-built black man in his 30s, about 5 feet 10 inches tall and dressed in a dark sweatshirt and pants. No particulars about the gun were released.

Anyone with information about this incident should contact the San Leandro Police Department's Investigations Division at (510) 577-3233.  Information can also be texted anonymously to 847411.

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Michael Chang August 09, 2012 at 03:55 PM
I wonder if this robbery could be related to the Wells Fargo ATM robberies... Same intersection and in all instances the robbers fled on foot.


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