Rancho Mirage gas station robbed early Monday

POSTED: 09:38 AM PDT Apr 01, 2013    UPDATED: 09:38 AM PDT Apr 01, 2013 

A man robbed a Rancho Mirage gas station at gunpoint early Monday morning, a sheriff's sergeant said.

The robbery was reported at 3:15 a.m. in the 36100 block of Bob Hope Drive. The gunman entered the gas station's convenience store, demanded all the money in the cash register and left with an undisclosed amount of cash in a black mid-90s-model black vehicle, sheriff's Sgt. Angie Navarro said.

The suspect was described Hispanic, 5 feet 8 inches, heavyset, with facial hair, wearing a gray hoodie, brown jacket and dark pants.

Anyone with information was asked to contact the sheriff's Palm Desert station at (760) 836-1600 or Coachella Valley Crime Stoppers at (760) 341-7867.