Police search for third suspect after Pontoon Beach gas station robbed


PONTOON BEACH, Ill. – Police continue to search for one of three armed men who robbed a Pontoon Beach, Illinois convenience store early Thursday morning.

Shortly after midnight, a neighbor called 911 to report a robbery in progress at the Pontoon Express Phillips 66 on Highway 111.

When officers arrived, three men ran from the store. Two were captured. A canine was called in to search for the third robber, but he got away.

Police told FOX 2 some stolen items and at least one gun were recovered.

No one was hurt.

Our Nissan Rogue Runner reporter Jason Maxwell was at the scene.

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