Colonie gas station robbed at gunpoint

September 18, 2018 05:28 PM

COLONIE - A Colonie gas station is robbed at gunpoint.

It happened at the Red Kap Mobil at the corner of Albany-Shaker and Osborne Road around 1:30 a.m. Tuesday.

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Police say an employee was working late when he was confronted by three masked men demanding money and cigarettes.

One of the suspects was armed with a black long barrel handgun or pistol gripped long gun.

They took less than $400 in cash and several dozen packs of cigarettes.

Police say no shots were fired and the gas station employee was not hurt.

If you know who or where the men might be, call the Colonie Police Department at 518-783-2744 or submit an anonymous tip to the Capital Region Crime Stoppers.


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