Armed man wearing fake beard robbed West Side gas station, Madison police say
An armed man wearing a fake beard robbed a gas station on the West Side Tuesday night, getting away with an undisclosed amount of money.
The robbery happened at about 8:50 p.m. at the BP station, 3734 Speedway Road, Madison police said.
No one was injured.
“The store clerk said the suspect came in with a handgun and demanded money,” said police Sgt. Meg Hamilton.
The suspect fled on foot, and a police dog brought to the scene didn’t find him.
The suspect is black, about 5 feet, 10 inches tall, wearing a black hooded sweatshirt and gray sweatpants.