Would-be robber tried to steal from Brunswick gas station but clerk refused to hand over money

Posted at 4:28 PM, Sep 28, 2017
and last updated 2017-09-28 16:33:19-04

Detectives are looking for a would-be robber after he fled from a gas station when the clerk refused to give him money, according to Brunswick police.

The suspect, who is described as a white male, standing about 5-foot-6-inches tall, and wearing a dark blue hooded sweatshirt, black pants and dark shoes with white soles, walked into the BP Gas Station, 15 Brunswick Road, and demanded money from the employee.

According to police, the clerk refused the request and the suspect turned and fled eastbound on Boston Road.

Anyone with information regarding the suspect's identity or whereabouts is asked to contact the police department at 330-225-9111 or by emailing Officer Kuehn at