Man with hammer robs Waterford gas station clerk

Suspect uses claw hammer to demand money from gas station clerk

Published On: May 23 2013 05:01:28 PM EDT   Updated On: May 23 2013 05:34:49 PM EDT

An armed robbery took place at the Speedway Gas Station on Thursday at 4960 Dixie Highway.

The clerk at the station told police that a man came into the business armed with a claw hammer and demanded money from the cash register.

The clerk complied with the robber's demands after he slammed the hammer onto the counter. Afterwards, the suspect fled north on Dixie Highway on foot.

The suspect is described as a white man, tall with a thin build, early 30s wearing a white shirt and sunglasses.

If you have any information about this incident or you can identify this suspect, please contact Waterford Police Detective Morgan at 248-618-6664.