On Monday, September 3rd, 2012 at approximately 4:15 AM, officers from the Palm Desert Police Department responded to the USA Gas station, located at 72300 Hwy 111, to investigate an armed robbery.
Officers learned the unidentified male adult suspect entered the store, displayed a handgun, and demanded money from the clerk. The suspect fled from the store with an undisclosed amount of cash. Arriving officers conducted an extensive search of the area; however, were unable to locate the suspect.
This investigation is ongoing and the Palm Desert Police Department is asking anyone with information about this incident to call the Palm Desert Sheriff Station at (760) 836-1600, or they can call anonymously at (760) 341- STOP (7867). The Palm Desert Police Department would also like to remind everyone to report any suspicious activity.