A gunman robbed Gene's Automotive, 6567 Main St., Wednesday, police said Thursday.
"As reported by the witnesses, a light skinned black male, six foot tall, and dressed in dark clothing, entered the service station at about 4:20 p.m. Once inside, the suspect displayed a handgun and instructed the attendant to empty the cash registers," said Trumbull Deputy Police Chief Michael Harry.
He fled with an undetermined amount of cash to a waiting vehicle parked nearby.
"Video surveillance of the incident has been secured and is being reviewed. There were no injuries and none of the customers were threatened by the suspect," Harry said.
The Trumbull Detective Bureau is working with other area departments who have had similar incidents, police said.
Anyone with information is asked to call police at 203-261-3665.