Gas station robbed at gunpoint in south Lansing

LANSING, Mich (WLNS) – We have new details for you on a police situation in Lansing we’ve been following all morning.

This morning we’ve learned police are searching for a man who they say robbed a local gas station at gun point.

It happened around 10:30 p.m. at the Marathon station on the 3600 block of South Martin Luther King Boulevard.

According to Lansing Police a man with a “long gun” came into the store and demanded cash from employees.

When he got what he came for he took off running.

Lansing Police describe the suspect as a Black male, 20-25 yrs., 6’0” tall with a medium build. He was wearing a black hooded jacket (hood had fur around the opening), black pants and a black scarf around the lower part of his face.

Police tell us they called in K-9 teams to try and track him down but his trail went cold in the 1200 block of Pompton Circle.

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