Ross County gas station robbed at knife-point

MASSIEVILLE, OH (WCMH) – A Ross County gas station was robbed at knife-point Sunday night.

According to the Ross County Sheriff’s Office, it happened around 8 p.m. Sunday at the Sunoco station in Massieville.

A man came into the store and threatened the clerk with a knife before leaving with an undisclosed amount of cash, according to investigators.

Police described the suspect as a white male standing around 5 feet 8 inches tall and weighing between 150 and 175 pounds. He was wearing blue jeans, a black hooded sweatshirt, black bandana, black gloves and was carrying a black backpack.

The Sheriff’s office asks that anyone with information call detectives at 740-773-1185 or Southern Ohio Crime Stoppers at 740-773-8477. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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