Masked man fights with clerk during Langley robbery

Masked man fights with clerk during Langley robbery

The broad daylight hold up took place at a rural gas station.

An armed robber and a store worker got into a fight during a robbery Sunday morning at a Langley gas station.

The robber entered the Husky station at the corner of 68th Avenue and 216th Street at 8:15 a.m., said Cpl. Holly Largy, spokesperson for the Langley RCMP.

The masked man had a handgun and demanded money. He made off with a small amount of cash after getting into a physical altercation with a worker, Largy said.

“He wasn’t injured,” Largy said the store employee.

The gun was not fired.

The suspect is described as 6’0″, 210 to 220 pounds, with dark hair and wearing a black shirt with a grey logo.

Anyone with information on the robbery can call the Langley RCMP at 604-532-3200, or to remain anonymous, call CrimeStoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or vist www.solvecrime.ca.

Langley Advance