Man robs clerk at gunpoint at Shell gas station in Davie

Victim backed off after noticing gun, police say

DAVIE, Fla. – Davie police are searching for a man who was captured on surveillance video robbing a gas station clerk at gunpoint.

The armed robbery was reported about 5:45 p.m. Saturday at the Shell gas station at 4801 State Road 7.

Davie police said the robber waited until customers had left the store before approaching the cash register.

Police said the man demanded money from the clerk, who initially tried to prevent the thief from grabbing the cash.

Police said the clerk let go of the man's wrist and backed off after she noticed the gun.

Anyone with information about the robbery is asked to call the Davie Police Department at 954-693-8200 or Broward Crime Stoppers at 954-493-TIPS. 

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