LOCKPORT, N.Y. -- Niagara County Sheriff officials are asking for the public's help identifying a suspect connected to a Sunoco robbery in the Town of Lockport Saturday morning.
Officials say at about 3:20 a.m., the suspect entered the Sunoco at 5985 South Transit Road and demanded money while threatening the store clerk with a knife.
The clerk described the suspect as a white male who is about 5 feet, 8 inches tall wearing a dark colored hoodie with no zipper, black khaki style pants, white sneakers, a navy blue hat and a black bandana covering his mouth. The suspect was also wearing orange, holographic-style aviator sunglasses, officials say.
The suspect may also have a bruise under his eye and another facial injury from a possible altercation connected to the Sunoco incident.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Investigator Jeffrey Pytlik of the Niagara County Sheriff's Office at 716-438-3336 during business hours. They can also call 716-438-3393 at any time or mail Pytlik at firstname.lastname@example.org.