Police Ask for Tips

A strong armed robbery happened Monday night at the Dixie Gas Station on B. Street in Meridian.

The clerk was pushed and then the suspect grabbed money from the register and fled on foot.

He is described as a black male, with a dark complexion, 25 to 30 years old, 5'8" and 150 lbs.

There have been several such robberies in the past couple of weeks, with similar descriptions and circumstances.

If you have information that could help police make an arrest in these crimes, you're asked to call Crimestoppers at 485-1860.

You could be eligible for a reward of up to $1,000.