On May 9, 2014 at 9:18 p.m., Fort Myers Police Department received a call from the store clerks at the BP Gas Station located at 4561 Colonial Boulevard in reference to a just occurred robbery.
A masked male entered the store armed with a handgun and demanded money. Clerks handed over an undisclosed amount of cash. The masked male then exited the store and entered what was described as a newer model white pick-up truck with red writing on the driver's door that was driven by a getaway driver. No one was injured during this incident.
Police canvassed the area with negative results. A still image from the store video surveillance is attached. Anyone with information is asked to call Detective Myra King at (239) 321-7700, Crime Stoppers at 1-800-780-TIPS or text message C-R-I-M-E-S (274637) Keyword FMPD. Tipsters can remain anonymous. No further information is available at this time. Updates will be issued via email.