Burlington police investigate overnight gas station robbery


BURLINGTON, Mass. (MyFoxBoston.com) -- Burlington police are investigating an early morning robbery at a gas station on the Middlesex Turnpike.

Investigators say a man showed a knife at the Shell Gas Station at about 2:40 a.m. Monday. He took off from the gas station with an unknown amount of money in a black or dark colored sedan driven by another person.

The suspect is described as being about 5-feet fall. At the time of the robbery, he was wearing a white Under Armour baseball hat, a white mask across his face, white gloves, a black jacket, a gray sweatshirt, black pants, black sneakers, and sunglasses.

Anyone with information is asked to call Burlington police at 781-272-1212.