Fountain Police Search for Suspect in Armed Robbery

Authorities in Fountain are on the hunt for a suspect after an armed robbery at a gas station early Friday morning.

It happened at the 7-11 store on South Santa Fe Avenue just before 2 a.m. The clerk says a man with a gun threatened him and demanded money.

The suspect is described as a black man, about 5 foot 3, with a thin build.

He got away with cash. The clerk was not hurt.