Bristol business robbed at gunpoint twice in 11 hours

Police in Bristol Township are investigating two armed robberies at a gas station's convenience store. Credit: Google Images
Police in Bristol Township are investigating two armed robberies at a gas station convenience store.
Credit: Google Images

A convenience store at a Bristol Township gas station was robbed twice in less than 11 hours earlier this week.

It is unclear whether the two robberies are connected.

The first robbery at the Exxon Mobil minimarket on the 5300 block of New Falls Road happened about 7:55 p.m. Sunday, the Bucks County Courier Times reported. A man produced a handgun, then stole an undetermined amount of cash from a register before fleeing on foot, possibly into the Indian Creek section of Levittown, the paper reports.

The suspect in the first robbery is described as about 6 feet tall. He was wearing a green sweater or jacket, and kept his face covered.

About 6:50 a.m. Monday, two men — one armed with a shotgun, the other with a handgun — entered the convenience store and stole about $60.

Police described one suspect in the second robbery as white, about 5 feet 8 inches tall and chunky with broad shoulders. He was wearing a dark gray hoodie, dark pants, a hat and a bandana. The second suspect is about 5 feet 8 inches tall and thin, and was wearing a black hoodie, black pants and a bandana.


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