Man robs Ridgeland gas station, leaves with unknown amount of money

SURVEILLANCE VIDEO: Man robs Ridgeland gas station, leaves with unknown amount of money

RIDGELAND, Miss. (WLBT) - A black man with a handgun robbed the Cappy’s Valero at School Street in Ridgeland Monday night.

The store clerk told officers that one man entered the store with a gun, demanding the register be opened.

According to Ridgeland Police Chief John Neal, the man left with an unknown amount of money and headed north on Highway 51. Officials say the suspect was wearing dark pants, a grey hooded sweatshirt, black ski mask, and white gloves.

Lt. Tony Willridge states that Ridgeland Police Department does not have anyone in custody.

Anyone with information on this robbery is asked to contact the Ridgeland Police Department at 601-856-2121 or the local Central Mississippi Crime Stoppers number of 601-355-8477.

This is a developing story.

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