Armed Robbery in Lockport

June 23, 2013 Updated Jun 23, 2013 at 1:05 PM EDT

By Mitch Simon

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Armed Robbery in Lockport

June 23, 2013 Updated Jun 23, 2013 at 1:05 PM EDT

LOCKPORT, N.Y. (WKBW) - Police are investigating an armed robbery occurring late Saturday night in Lockport.

Niagara County Sheriff's Office received a 911 call around 10:45 p.m. reporting an armed robbery at the Stop N Gas on Lake Ave in Wrights Corners.

After deputies arrived, it was learned that a white male, approximately 6'0"-6'2", dressed completely in black with a ski mask entered the store, displayed a hand gun, and demanded money.

The clerk complied and the unknown male left the store on foot with an undetermined amount of cash. The male ran behind the store as he fled. No vehicle information is known.

Investigation is continuing. Anyone with information on this robbery is asked to call Niagara County Sheriffs at (716) 438-3393.