Island County deputies want help to find robbery suspect

LANGLEY — Island County Sheriff’s deputies are asking for the public’s help to identify a man who robbed a gas station Wednesday night.

A masked man armed with a pump-action shotgun held up the Valero gas station on Highway 525. The incident happened about 8:40 p.m. No one was injured.

The suspect is believed to be white, around 6 feet tall and thin. He was outfitted in camouflage and wore a black ski mask.

He fled in a white vehicle, possibly a Mitsubishi.

The robber made off with about $500.

The suspect should be considered armed and dangerous, sheriff’s detective Ed Wallace said.

Anyone with information about the crime is asked to contact Wallace at 360-679-9567 or send a message to Tips@co.island.wa.us.

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