Sheriff Danny Hickman reports that today, Dec. 31, at approximately 2 am, the Boone County Sheriff's Office responded to a call at the Bellefonte Exxon station that there had been an armed robbery. The suspect, a white male, displayed a knife to the clerk and demanded money.
The white male suspect is described as approximately 50 years of age, 5'7" to 5'10" tall, and 170 lbs. to 200 lbs. The suspect fled the business on foot with an undisclosed amount of cash. The clerk was not injured during the robbery.
Boone County Investigators currently have this case under investigation.