Incident Type: Armed Robbery
Incident Date: 1/18/2022
Date of Release: 1/18/2022
Case Number: FP22-01169
Completed By: Sgt. Andrew McCarthy
On Tuesday, January 18, 2022 at approximately 8:07 p.m., Fitchburg Police were dispatched to an armed robbery that had just occurred at the Capitol Petro gas station at 2770 S. Syene Road.
Officers determined that a male suspect entered the store armed with a handgun and pointed it at the cashier. The suspect was able to steal money and merchandise; the cashier was not harmed. The suspect then fled the scene in a newer model white SUV at a high rate of speed.
Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact the Fitchburg Police Department at (608)270-4300. Tipsters can remain anonymous by calling Madison Area Crime Stoppers at (608)266-6014 or by visiting P3Tips.com