Butte police investigating armed convenience store robbery

Posted at 5:23 PM, May 28, 2018
and last updated 2018-05-28 19:23:06-04

BUTTE – Police in Butte are investigating an early Monday morning armed robbery at a convenience store on Harrison Avenue.

A man entered the Town Pump store at Dewey Boulevard and Harrison Avenue about 15 minutes after midnight Monday, pulled out a handgun and demanded money. The robber grabbed a small amount of money on the counter and took off on foot.

Police describe the suspect as a white male wearing a white or tan trench coat; he wore a hat, sunglasses and bandanna over his face.