May 26, 2016

Partly sunny

2 men suspected in gas station robbery

LORAIN — Two men are accused of stealing $300 from the Pure Gas Station, 228 E. Erie Ave., about 11:45 a.m. Saturday.

A clerk said two men entered the store. One asked for cigarettes and the other man reached over the counter and stole money from the cash register, according to a police report. Police said they recovered an abandoned car the robbers are believed to have fled in at a parking lot on West Eighth Street and Oberlin Avenue.