FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) – A Fort Wayne gas station became the scene of a robbery attempt early Saturday morning, the latest in a busy month for similar incidents.
Officers were called to the Get 2 Go Phillips 66 station at the intersection of S. Calhoun Street and Pettit Ave on reports of an armed robbery attempt around 1:30 a.m. Saturday.
Police at the scene told NewsChannel 15 the suspect, a man, left empty-handed after apparently showing a gun.
Several officers searched the surrounding area, but could not find the suspect. As of 10 a.m. Saturday morning, the FWPD has not said whether or not the suspect has been found.
Police have been busy investigating several successful and failed robbery attempts at gas stations throughout Fort Wayne in December.