Officers with the Ogle County Sheriff's Office are investigating an armed robbery to the Citgo station in the 400 block of Route 72 in Leaf River.
The incident occurred just before 9:00 p.m. on Sunday, January 13. A male suspect with a stocky build, about 5'7" or 5'8", wearing a red hooded sweatshirt and camouflaged face mask and gloves entered the store and showed a knife to the clerk.
The man then took an undisclosed amount of money before leaving in a smaller, older model, light colored four-door car. There were no injuries.
Anyone with any information on this incident is encouraged to call Ogle/Lee Crimestoppers at 1-888-228-4488 or the Ogle County Sheriff's Office at 815-732-6666.
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