Quik Stop gas station robbed in Florence

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FLORENCE, Ala. (WHNT) – Florence police are investigating an early morning robbery at an area gas station.

Investigators said a man walked into the Quik Stop convenience store at Royal Avenue and Hermitage Drive Wednesday morning and robbed the clerk.

The incident happened around 5:05 in the morning.

Investigators said the man left the store heading North on Royal avenue. The robbery is under investigation.

If you recognize the man in this picture, call the Shoals Area Crime Stoppers tip line at (256) 386-8685.