FOUNTAIN, Colo. (KKTV) - A gas station clerk was assaulted during a holdup at the store Sunday afternoon.
Fountain police say the robber went behind the counter and attacked the clerk, then helped himself out to some store merchandise before fleeing the area.
The robbery was reported at the Loaf 'N Jug on 102 S. Santa Fe Ave. at 4:45 p.m.
The suspect is described as a black male in his 30s standing between 5-foot-4 and 5-foot-8. He was last seen wearing a black t-shirt with jeans and black shoes. The suspect left in a dark blue or purple Chevy Cavalier; the driver of the car was not seen.
Anyone with information should call the El Paso County Sheriff's Office Communication Center at 719-390-5555 or Crime Stoppers at 719-634-STOP.