Murphysboro Police Search for Armed Robbery Suspect

Murphysboro Police are asking for your help in finding the suspect of an armed gas station robbery that happened over the weekend. According to police reports, officers were called to the Huck’s on Walnut Street at just before one Saturday morning where they say a man pulled a gun on an employee, before striking him and making off on foot with an undisclosed amount of money. He is described as a black male standing 6 feet tall with long hair. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Murphysboro Police Department at 684-2121.