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Police: Man sought in Five Points gas station armed robbery

Photos provided by the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office
Photos provided by the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – An unknown man is being sought in connection with an armed robbery that occurred Monday night at a Five Points gas station, the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office said.

Police said at 7:45 p.m., the man went into the Shell gas station on Post Street and walked to the rear of the store.

The man approached the counter and demanded money from the clerk, lifting his shirt up to show a gun, police said.

The clerk opened the cash register and handed the man an unspecified amount of money. The man then left the store, police said.

Anyone with information about the identity or location of the man is asked to call the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office at 904-630-0500 or email the office at JSOCrimeTips@jaxsheriff.org. To remain anonymous and receive a possible reward of up to $3,000, contact Crime Stoppers at 1-866-845-TIPS.