Hammer Wielding Suspect Robs Wallington Gas Station

Police are looking for a person who they say showed up with a hammer at a Wallington gas station and robbed the gas attendant Tuesday morning.

According to preliminary reports, police responded to the Citgo gas station - located on the 100 block of Wallington Avenue - shortly before 8:30 a.m. for a report of an armed robbery.

The suspect, who was armed with a hammer, made off with approximately $300 in cash.

The robbery is currently under investigation.

Anyone with information on this robbery is asked to contact police.