Springfield police investigate early morning Speedway robbery

Police are investigating after a robbery was reported at Speedway gas station Thursday morning.

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Authorities were dispatched to the store, located at 1314 East Main Street, around 12:33 a.m. after an unknown male suspect entered the store and demanded money from the clerk.

It’s unknown at this time if the alleged robber displayed a weapon during the incident or if he made away with anything from the store.

The suspect fled on foot, though police believe he got into a vehicle to further flee from the area.

The alleged robber is described as a male wearing a black mask, black hoodie, red gloves, blue jeans and work boots, police said.

The store clerk was not injured during the incident.

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