Mobil Gas station. File photo: Wikimedia Commons
Mobil Gas station. File photo: Wikimedia Commons

A gunman robbed a Mobil Gas station in Seal Beach and police were searching the area for the suspect, authorities said Sunday.

The robbery took place about 9 p.m. Saturday, at the Mobil Station at 12240 Seal Beach Blvd., according to Seal Beach police Sgt. Mike Henderson.

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According to witnesses, the gunman came into the store showed the clerk his gun and demanded cash from the register, Henderson said. The clerk handed over the money and the robber fled the station.

The suspect was described as a black man in his 30s, Henderson said.

Police searched the area but could not locate the suspect. Henderson said.

Anyone with information on this robbery was asked to call Seal Beach police Detective Jeff Gibson at (562) 799-4100, ext. 1109.

–City News Service

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