On Monday evening, March 7, 2016, at 10:43 PM, the State College Police responded to the Minit Mart located at 106 North Atherton Street for a report of a robbery. The victim, who is an employee of the store, reported that a white male entered the store wearing a dark colored hoodie with his hood up. The male suspect walked directly to the register and demanded money while concealing one of his hands inside his jacket. The store clerk believed the suspect was holding a weapon concealed under his jacket.
The suspect fled the store with an undisclosed amount of money. The suspect fled from the front of the store and walked westbound on the 400 block of West College Avenue. There were no injuries sustained by the victim.
Based on the store surveillance cameras the suspect was a college-aged, white male wearing a gray and black hooded jacket with his hood up, a black t-shirt and jeans. The male was approximately 5’8” with a thin build.
We are urging anyone who may have information regarding this incident to contact the State College Police Department at (814) 234-7150, by email or submit an anonymous tip through our website.
Detective John W. Aston # 3290