VERNON TWP. – Armed robbery at a Meadville area gas station convenience store this morning. It happened at the County Fair on Route 322 near the I-79 interchange in Vernon Township. Police were called shortly after 2:30 this morning after two suspects left with an undisclosed sum of money after holding the cashiers at gunpoint. Cashiers Kara Hollabaugh and Michelle Willis told investigators the men had a silver revolver. They fled on foot, running east toward the city of Meadville.
Both are described as black men between the ages of 20 and 25. One was between 120 and 135 pounds, 6-feet tall or maybe a little taller with a black hooded sweatshirt, blue jeans and gray shoes.
The second suspect was about 5’6”, 135 pounds, also wearing a black hooded sweathshirt, with black pants and white shoes.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the Meadville State Police at 814-332-6911.