Search For East Columbus Gas Station Robber


Columbus Police were searching for a suspect in an east Columbus gas station robbery.

Police said a man walked into the BP Gas station at 3265 E. Broad St. at 8:30 p.m. Saturday and pretended to be making a purchase.  

When the clerk went to ring him up, the suspect implied he had a gun and threatened to kill her if she didn't open the register.  

The suspect reached over the counter when she opened the drawer and grabbed the money before fleeing the store.  

If you have any information about this robbery, call the Columbus Police Robbery Unit at 645-4665 or Crime Stoppers at (614)461-8477.

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