Man Robs Gas Station, Armed With Fork - NBC 7 San Diego
National & International News
The day’s top national and international news

Man Robs Gas Station, Armed With Fork



    Man Robs Gas Station, Armed With Fork
    Police are investigating after this gas station convenience store was robbed at fork-point (yes, that's right).

    The armed robbery of a Connecticut gas station took an unusual turn early Sunday morning when the robber revealed his weapon – and it turned out to be a fork.

    The robbery happened around 2:30 a.m. Sunday at the Mobil station at 330 Middle Street in Bristol. An employee told police the robber came in and threatened him with a fork, demanding money.

    The suspect, a man, took an unknown amount of money and fled on foot.

    He's described as a white male with a scruffy beard. Police said he was wearing a white hat with a green brim, along with a blue jacket, jeans and work boots.

    Anyone with information is asked to contact Bristol police at 860-584-3011.