An armed man robbed a Martinez gas station on Monday evening, police said. The man entered the Flex Oil gas station at 6710 Alhambra Ave. around 7:30 p.m., brandished a handgun and demanded cash from the register, police said.
He then fled, running toward a nearby shopping center. The suspect is described as a white man between 20 and 30 years old, standing 6 feet tall. He was wearing a black hooded sweatshirt and dark-colored jeans, according to police. No employees at the gas station were injured and there were no customers in the store at the time.
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