4 Armed Robberies

On Saturday, September 17, 2011 between 1:53 am and 2:06 am, three Sheetz Stores and one Uni-Mart Store in the State College area were robbed at gunpoint. The Sheetz Stores are located at 2000 East College Avenue, 1781 North Atherton Street, and 101 Valley Vista Drive. The Uni-Mart is located at 1381 East College Avenue.

The suspect was dressed from head to toe in black clothing, including a ski mask and gloves. The suspect wore black BDU’s. Store employees described the man as a white male, 5’9” to 6’ tall with brown eyes. The suspect displayed a semi-automatic pistol at each of the four robberies.

The suspect drove a 2011 dark-colored Kia. The vehicle bore Pennsylvania registration and is believed to be a Sportage.

If you have any information about the robberies, please phone State College Police at (814) 234-7150, phone Centre County Crime Stoppers at (877) 992-7463, email Crime Stoppers, or submit an anonymous tip through the web.

Incidents SCP201108899 and SCP201108900
Detective S. M. Bosak #3257
Criminal Investigations

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