Tonawanda, NY (WBEN) Town of Tonawanda Police are investigating an armed robbery at a Tops gas kiosk last night.
Police say a man in his mid 20s forced his way into the Sheridan Drive kiosk, brandishing a knife demanding money from the clerk. An undisclosed amount was taken, and police say the clerk was not injured.
The suspect is a white male, 6 feet tall with a chubby or full face and mustache, wearing a gray zip hooded sweatshirt, blue/white shirt underneath, and black sneakers. Police say the suspect ran off on foot on Delaware Road.
A white Dodge Charger with possible out of state plates was pursued by police after speeding north on Delaware Street, but police could not catch up to that car, and they cannot determine if it's related to the robbery.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 879-6613