EULESS (CBSDFW.COM) – Euless Police have released terrifying pictures showing a gas station robbery in which a masked man brandished a knife and held it to the clerk’s throat.

(credit: Euless Police Department)

(credit: Euless Police Department)

The robbery happened at 6 a.m. Monday, at the gas station located at 3100 W. Euless.

Police say the suspect jumped over the counter and surprised the clerk, who was in the office.

(credit: Euless Police Department)

(credit: Euless Police Department)

The clerk tried to fight for the knife, but the robber was able to get him in a choke-hold and pressed the knife to his throat.

The robber ordered the clerk to show him the safe, where he stole a “large amount” of cash.

Police describe the suspect as a black man, wearing a blue hoodie, black pants, black shoes and a mask.

If you have any information, contact police at 817-685-1526.

(credit: Euless Police Department)

(credit: Euless Police Department)

 

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