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Police investigating armed robbery at Festus gas station

The Jefferson County Sheriff’s Department is investigating a robbery at a gas station near Festus.

Grant Bissell is the sheriff department’s public safety information coordinator.

He says a call came in just after 2:30 Thursday morning about an incident at a BP station on Highway 61.

Detectives are looking for what they believe to be a white male wearing blue jeans, black tennis shoes and a black hoodie.
There are photos of surveillance footage from the incident that can be viewed at the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Department Facebook page.
Anyone with information is encouraged to call the Detective Bureau at 636-797-5515.
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