UPDATE: Altus police investigate convenience store robbery

UPDATE: Altus police investigate convenience store robbery

Altus- Police are investigating an overnight robbery at an Altus convenience store.

A worker says a man came into the EZ-Go/Burger King gas station on east Broadway around 11:15 Tuesday night. The worker says he came in through a back door and robbed him while he was counting money in an office. According to the victim, the suspect was wearing dark clothes and had his face covered. He also had his hand in his coat pocket, but no weapon was seen.

 A witness reported to police seeing a subject run East bound toward the Putnam Toyota Dealership shortly after the robbery. 

We're told the suspect is black and approximately 5'9" and 120 pounds.

If you have any information call Altus/Jackson County Crime Stoppers at 580-482-TIPS.