Police investigating armed robbery of Affton gas station

The St. Louis County Police Department is requesting assistance to identify this man, suspected of robbing a Mobil gas station in Affton.

The St. Louis County Police Department is requesting assistance to identify this man, suspected of robbing a Mobil gas station in Affton.

The county Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in investigating the armed robbery of a Mobil gas station at 8501 Morganford Road in Affton.

The robbery occurred at about 10 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 25. The suspect displayed a handgun and demanded money from the clerk. After receiving cash, he fled, according to police.

The suspect is described as a white male, with dark hair and an average height and build. He was last seen driving a dark-colored sedan from the scene.

The robbery was captured on the gas station’s surveillance cameras.

Anyone with information about the suspect is asked to contact the county Police Department at (314) 889-2341 or CrimeStoppers at (314) 725-8477.