DERRY — Police are looking for an armed man who held up a Birch Street gas station.
The man walked into the Shell station at 37 Birch St. shortly before 11 p.m. on Monday and pointed a black handgun at a clerk, demanding money from the cash register, police said.
The robber fled with an undisclosed amount of money and cigarettes, heading north on Birch Street and possibly leaving in a black Honda Civic with a loud exhaust, police said. No one was injured during the robbery.
The man is described by police as approximately 25 to 35 years old and about 6 feet tall. He has red facial hair, and was wearing a light gray hooded sweatshirt with a dark blue T-shirt over it, police said. The robber was also wearing dark jean shorts and sunglasses.
Anyone with information is asked to call police at 432-6111.