Gas station near 13 / 40 split robbed, suspect at large

Delaware State Police are investigating a robbery at the Exxon gas station at the 13/40 split.

An employee notified police Sunday shortly before 11 a.m. that someone approached him as he was behind the counter, showed what appeared to be a handgun and demanded money.

The employee surrendered some money, and the suspect left the scene on foot. No injuries were reported.

Troopers said surveillance photos were not available. The suspect was described as a black male with a thin build, about six feet tall, 150 pounds. He wore a dark colored hooded sweatshirt.

Anyone with information on the robbery is asked to contact Delaware State Police at 302-365-8566 or Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333.