Alton Police are investigating an armed robbery that happened this morning at the Conoco gas station and convenience store on College Avenue at Statehouse Square. The robbery happened just after 8am, and the suspect fled with an undetermined amount of cash.
The K-9 unit was brought in to try and track the suspect, who remains at large. If you have any information, you can call police at 463-3505. We will have more details as they become available.