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Shell gas station on Route 17 in Stafford robbed

A gas station on Route 17 in south Stafford was robbed at 6:12 a.m. Monday.

Authorities said a man walked into a Shell gas station at 535 Warrenton Road and demanded cash. He then walked out with an undisclosed amount of cash he had taken from the register.

The suspect is described as a black man, between 190 and 200 pounds, 5 feet 9 inches to 6 feet tall, wearing dark blue jeans, gloves, a mask, and a blue hooded sweatshirt with “Mossy Oak” printed on it, said Stafford sheriff’s spokesman Bill Kennedy.

Anyone with information on this robbery is encouraged to contact Stafford Crime Solvers.

This is the third robbery at a Stafford gas station in the past two weeks.

Last week, another gas station on Route 17 was robbed. An in North Stafford, a group of thevies made off with gas from the 5 Twelve C store on Garrisonville Road.

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