OGLE COUNTY (WIFR) -- The Ogle County Sheriff's Office is investigating an armed robbery that took place just before 9:00 p.m. on Sunday, January 13 at the Citgo Gas station in the 400 block of Rt. 72 in Leaf River.
A white man described as having a stocky build, and around 5'7" to 5'8" in height, wearing a red hooded sweatshirt with a camouflaged face mask and gloves came into the gas station and displayed a knife to the clerk.
The male took an undisclosed amount of cash and left in a light colored, small, older model 4-door car.
The clerk was not hurt in the robbery.
Anyone with information is asked to call Ogle/Lee Crimestoppers at 1-888-CAUGHT U (1-888-228-4488) or the Ogle County Sheriff's Office at 815-732-6666 and ask to speak to an investigator.