Marion Police Search For Tips In East Side Armed Robbery

Marion Police Search For Tips In East Side Armed Robbery

  • 4/12/2018 9:04:39 AM
  • Larry Stine
  • Local News

MARION, OH - Marion Police Department officers responded to the Certified Oil gas station on East Center Street at 4:38 a.m. Wednesday in regards to a reported armed robbery.

Upon arrival, officers have advised the suspect had been armed with a large knife and left the store on foot.

With the assistance of the Marion County Sheriff’s Office, a perimeter was established and a Marion Police K9 team was called in to conduct a track of the suspect.

At this time, the suspect remains at large and is described as follows- A white male, late teens-to-early 20's, 5-feet-8-inches to 5-feet-10-inches tall, with a slender build, wearing a green mask or scarf around his face, a dark grey hoodie, black and white tennis shoes and white or light colored gloves.

Anyone with information pertaining to this crime is asked to call the Marion Police Department at 740-387-2525 or the Marion Law Enforcement Tips Line (anonymously) at 740-375-TIPS.

If you observe this subject, he should be considered armed and dangerous.

Do not approach this person, but call law enforcement immediately.

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