UPDATE: Armed Suspect Attacks Gas Station Attendant During Hillside Robbery

According to a statement released by police, officers responded to a report of a robbery at the BP Gas station located at 600 Rt. 22 East just before midnight.

Police officials said two masked men, one armed with a gun, entered the gas station booth and took money from the attendant and the entire cash register.

The suspect armed with a gun struck the attendant in the head several times before fleeing the scene in a black BMW with tinted windows according to police.

Police say the attendant was taken to an area hospital and treated for non-life threatening injuries.

The investigation is ongoing.