Armed Robbery

UPDATED:  April 30, 2019 at 0815 Hrs:
Lower Pottsgrove PD is requesting assistance in identifying the actors depicted in the attached surveillance image who were involved in the Robbery of the US Gas Station on April 29, 2019 at approximately 4:16 PM.  The subject fled on foot down Sunnyside Avenue, through yards at Byron Way and then along Pebble Beach Ln before entering the Rolling Hills and Walnut Ridge developments.    Police are also asking residents in these areas who may have exterior video surveillance to check their footage and noptify police of any activity caught on camera that may be related to the robbery.  Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 610-326-1508. 

On Monday April 29, 2019 at approximately 4:16 p.m, Lower Pottsgrove officers received a call for an armed robbery at the US Gas Station located at 2117 E High St.  Upon arriving, officers spoke with the store clerk and witnesses who said that 2 black males entered the store, produced a handgun, took money and fled.  While officers were conducting a search of the surrounding area, 2 black males wearing black pants and a black shirt, were seen walking on Pebble Beach Ln.  The males fled on foot towards Rolling Hills and Gerald Richard Park.  Officers lost sight of the males and attempted to locate with the assistance of multiple local agencies and K9s.  The actors were not located during the search.  A handgun was recovered in the area.

At this time, there is no immediate danger to the public.  If anyone has any information regarding this incident, we are asking that you contact Lower Pottsgrove PD through the Submit A Tip option on Crime Watch.  

Incident Date: 
Monday, April 29, 2019 - 4:16pm
Reference ID: 


2117 E High St
US Gas Station
Pottstown, 19464