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Hazleton Gas Station Holdup

HAZLETON — Police in Hazleton are looking for the man responsible for holding up a gas station Friday morning.

It happened a little before 11 a.m. at the Gulf station on East Broad Street.

Police say a man used a pistol and demanded the money in the register.

Newswatch 16 found officers searching an area across East Broad Street. Witnesses said the robber took off in that direction.

Anyone with information should call Hazleton police at 570-459-4940.

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