The Circle K gas station at 1940 Union Road was the scene of an armed robbery Tuesday.
According to the St. Louis County Police Department, at approximately 2:13 a.m. Feb. 26, the department received a call for service about a suspect who had threatened the clerk at the Circle K with a knife, demanding money.
The suspect got away with an undisclosed amount of money as well as cigarettes as he fled the area.
Committing a robbery using a knife is classified as armed robbery, the same as using a gun. No injuries were reported.
The St. Louis County Police Department’s Bureau of Crimes Against Persons is leading the investigation.