Detectives are searching for the gunman who attempted to rob a Savannah gas station just after 10:30 Saturday morning.
The incident occurred at the BP Gas Station at East DeRenne and Bull Street. Investigators say the suspect entered the building pretending to shop. He then approached employees stating that he needed money several times. After employees refused, the suspect fled on foot.
He was last seen traveling west on DeRenne. The suspect is described as a slender to medium built white male in his 30s. He stands about 5-10. He was last seen with a scruffy red beard.
Anyone with information on this suspect’s identity is asked to call Crimestoppers at (912) 234-2020 or text CRIMES (274637) using the keyword CSTOP2020. Tipsters remain anonymous and may qualify for a cash reward. A confidential tip line also is open directly to investigators at (912) 525-3124.