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Armed robbery at Benton gas station

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BENTON (KATV) - Police are looking for an armed robbery suspect who struck the Phillips 66 on I-30 just after 1:30 Thursday afternoon.

The suspect is described as a heavyset black man between 5'9" and 6'00" tall. He was last seen wearing a black hat with white lettering, a black shirt with white lettering and blue jeans. He was carrying a pistol.

He got away with an undisclosed amount of cash from the gas station. The clerk was not hurt during the robbery.

Anyone with information on this case is asked to call police at (501) 778-1171 or 315-TIPS. You can also send an anonymous text to CRIMES (274-637) with the keyword BNPD in the body of the text.