Armed Heist: Gun-Toting Thug Robs Avon Lake BP

Avon Lake, OH - An early Sunday morning hold-up at the Belden Road B.P. Oil Gas Station.

The clerk called 911 reporting that he had been robbed around 6:30AM.

The clerk told police the suspect displayed a handgun during the robbery and fled the scene on foot.

Avon Lake Police units responded to the scene and were assisted by units from the Avon and Sheffield Lake Police Departments. A perimeter was established and units searched the area with the assistance of the Avon P.D. K-9 Unit. No suspect was located during this search.

Cash from the register was taken during the incident.

The Avon Lake Police Detective Bureau will be investigating further.