BP gas station robbed in Northwoods

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NORTHWOODS, MO (KTVI) – Northwoods Police are looking for a man who broke into the BP Gas Station at the 6700 block of Natural Bridge at around 5am Friday morning.  He allegedly broke through a bullet proof window and took a loaded handgun, $2,000 in rolled coins and boxes of Newport cigarettes. Northwoods Police Chief Ron Martin says the suspect and another person could be connected to other crimes.

"Were trying to piece everything together because we had a rash of we had 12 car break-ins about 30 minutes before this burglary happened and those 12 car break-in's were close to the business. We're not sure if it’s related or not.

If caught, the suspect and possible accomplice could face felony burglary charges and more.  Northwoods Police say if you know who this is man or anything about this crime to call 314-385-6000.