Gas Station Robbed; Police Searching for Suspect

By 7 Eyewitness News Staff

Jackson, Tenn. - Police are searching for the person who reportedly robbed a local gas station, Thursday morning.

According to investigators, they responded to the call of an armed robbery at the Goldline gas station on the Highway 45 Bypass just before 9:00 a.m.

A worker reported that a black man wearing black jeans and a black skull cap entered the business with a long-barreled black revolver. He allegedly stole the cash from the register along with a taser.

After the theft, witnesses reported the thief ran across the street toward a nearby hotel.

If you have any information on this case, you are asked to call the Jackson Police Department at 731.425.8400 or Crime Stoppers at 731.424.8477.