Man in trench coat robs Valley gas station with shotgun

Man in trench coat robs Valley gas station with shotgun
Valley armed robbery (Source: Valley Police Department)

VALLEY, AL (WTVM) - Police in Valley are investigating an early morning armed robbery at a gas station.

Officers responded to the Circle K in the 2900 block of 20th Ave. at approximately 4:30 a.m.

The store clerk reported to police that a man between 5′8″ and 6′0″ with a slender build wearing a black trench coat and a Alabama Nike hat with his face covered armed with a shotgun.

She reported that the suspect pointed the shotgun at her and told her to open the register. When she did, he jumped over the counter and took an undisclosed amount of money fleeing on foot towards the back of the store.

The Chambers County Sheriff’s Office tracking down tracked the suspect to the parking lot behind the Circle K.

No injuries were reported in this case.

Anyone with information on this case is asked to call the Valley Police Department at (334) 756-5200 or Crime Stoppers at (334) 756-8200.

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