Gas station robbed on West Lincoln Avenue in Mount Vernon

Witnesses say a man wearing a black mask, armed with a handgun, held up the Citgo station on West Lincoln Avenue. (7/11/14)

MOUNT VERNON - A armed gunman robbed a gas station in Mount Vernon overnight.

Police say the man robbed the Citgo on West Lincoln Avenue around 1 a.m. today.

A store worker, as well as a witness, tell News 12 a man wearing a black mask, a backpack and white gloves, armed with a handgun, walked into the gas station demanding cash.

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There is no word on what exactly was taken. There are no injuries to report.

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