CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. -- Cheektowaga Police are asking for the public's help in their investigation of an armed robbery Saturday at the Sunoco gas station at 4401 Union Road.

Police say the incident happened at 5:11 p.m.

The suspect, captured on camera in the gas station's convenience store, displayed what appeared to be a semi-automatic weapon slung over his shoulder.

After the robbery, the suspect got into a dark-colored mini-van with long, vertical tail lights and headed south on Union Road.

Anyone with information is asked to call Detective Crean at 716-686-3507.

Photo: Cheektowaga Police
Photo: Cheektowaga Police
Photo: Cheektowaga Police