Topeka police searching for Valero gas station robber

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The Valero gas station is the fourth store robbed at gunpoint in one week.

Topeka police are looking for a suspect in the fourth armed robbery in one week.

The Topeka Police Department released photos of a suspect who tried to rob a Valero gas station at 1161 SW Gage Blvd on Saturday. The robber can be seen wearing a white shirt, black hoodie, blue bandana, and holding a pistol.

Police didn’t specify if they left with cash, but said they may have escaped in a small silver passenger car.

The newly announced Valero robbery marks five robberies in the past week in Topeka – four being armed – with others including:

Police ask anyone with information regarding the Valero or other robberies to call them at 785-368-9400, or Crime Stoppers at 785-234-0007.

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