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Honolulu police investigate Kakaako gas station robbery

  • ROSEMARIE BERNARDO / RBERNARDO@STARADVERTISER.COM
                                The French Wrench Shell service station at 520 Ward Ave.

    ROSEMARIE BERNARDO / RBERNARDO@STARADVERTISER.COM

    The French Wrench Shell service station at 520 Ward Ave.

Honolulu police opened a robbery investigation at a gas station in Kakaako early today.

Police said a robbery occurred at the French Wrench Shell service station at 520 Ward Ave. around 6:20 a.m. today.

According to a 25-year-old employee, an adult male suspect entered the gas station, demanded money and allegedly threatened to shoot him.

A firearm was not observed.

The employee said the suspect fled on foot with cash. No injuries were reported.

The suspect was wearing a black beanie, black sweater and dark-colored mask at the time of the robbery, the employee said.

It’s unclear whether police have made any arrests at this time.

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