Statement as distributed Thursday by the Indiana State Police:
(LaGrange County, IN) – The Indiana State Police from the Toll Road Post is investigating an armed robbery that occurred on Saturday, April 24th at the Mobile Service gas station Travel Plaza, located near the 125.8 mile marker on the eastbound side, and is asking for the public’s help in identifying the suspect.
According to Detective Michael Robinson, at approximately 12:00 a.m. an unknown white male wearing a red Indiana University hooded sweatshirt and dark colored pants entered the gas station. He displayed a hand gun and ordered the clerk to give him money from the cash registers.
The suspect then exited the station with an undisclosed amount of cash and fled the scene in a dark colored passenger car. No one was injured during the robbery.
Anyone with information about this crime is asked to contact Detective Robinson at the Indiana State Police Post on the Toll Road at either (800) 421-4912 (Indiana only) or (574) 206-2931.