Armed robbery reported at Circle K Wednesday night

By Benjamin Cox on May 23, 2019 at 11:55am

There have been reports from the Jacksonville Police Department of an alleged armed robbery.

Someone apparently robbed the Circle K at 238 East Morton Ave. last night.

Reports from police say the alleged robbery occurred around 10 p.m. Wednesday the 22nd.

Police say a man whose face was partially covered entered the store, displayed a weapon police believe to be a handgun, and demanded money from employees.

After getting an undetermined amount of cash from the store, the suspect apparently fled on foot.