Video of Sunoco gas station robbery released

| June 4, 2013

Courtesy of Raquel Foster, Public Information Officer, City of Fort Wayne Police Department

FORT WAYNE—The City of Fort Wayne Police Department is presently investigating a robbery that occurred at approximately 5:13 a.m., May 20 at the Sunoco Gas Station at 3996 Ice Way Drive. Two subjects, believed to be black males, robbed the gas station of cash and several cartons of Newport cigarettes. The two then fled the store in what is believed to be a 1998 to 2004 Mercury Marquis or Grand Marquis with a dent near the front driver-side door near the fender seam. The vehicle was dark in color with wire rims.

Investigators have obtained video from in-store cameras and are asking that anyone with information about the incident contact Fort Wayne Police or Crime Stoppers at (260) 436-STOP [7867].

In-store video can be seen above or at

The incident remains under investigation with the City of Fort Wayne Police Department and the Allen County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office.

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