Police officials have confirmed an armed robbery in Ponca City

Ponca City Now - May 14, 2014 6:56 am

Police officials have confirmed there was an armed robbery Jenny’s Market Conoco Convenience store last night.

This is the gas station at the corner of 14th and Hartford Avenue and the crime happened just before 10.

The robber walked into the cashiers booth with a black gun in hand and demanded money.

He reached into the register and grabbed an undisclosed amount of cash before running to the east of what used to be the Ponca Twin theater building.

The clerk said the robber was a black male in his late teens to early 20s, with a slight build.

He was wearing a dark blue hoodie, dark pants and had his face was covered with a black bandana.

Witnesses estimate the robber was about 5’8 and about 140 pounds.

Police are still on the hunt for the robber.

Anyone wishing to send an anonymous tip online, regarding who may be responsible for this armed robbery, or any other crime, can access the link at www.poncacityok.gov.

Click on the Crime Stoppers link on the home page, fill out the tip sheet and send the information.

You can also text PCPD plus your message to CRIMES (274637) from your cell phone.

If you want to contact us by email here is our address: [email protected].

If you want to phone in a tip, the number is (580)762-5100.

As always, you will remain anonymous and you may receive a reward of up to $1,000.


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