Indiana State Police are investigating an armed robbery that occurred this
morning at the BP Gas Station located at 1 South Toll Plaza on the Indiana
Preliminary investigation by Trooper Ronald Davidson revealed that at
approximately 3:30 a.m., a black male, described as 6’ 2”, wearing a gray
hoodie, dark jeans, and black tennis shoes, came around the counter inside
the gas station and brandished a knife at the lone attendant. The employee
received non-life threatening lacerations to their forearm. The black male
took approximately $600 and fled on foot through the local exit into a sub
lot on Plaza Road in Portage. It is believed he may have fled in an unknown
Police said evidence was recovered at the scene.
Anyone who may have any information about this robbery may call Trooper
Ronald Davidson at the Indiana State Police Toll Road at 574-206-2931.