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Duluth police trying to ID suspect who robbed gas station at gunpoint

The incident took place at around 9 p.m. Saturday at a Speedway gas station in the Morgan Park neighborhood.
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Duluth police are asking for the public’s help in identifying the suspect in an armed robbery Saturday night.

According to the Duluth Police Department, the incident occurred at around 9 p.m. when a suspect entered a Speedway gas station in the Morgan Park neighborhood. The suspect was reportedly carrying a gun and fled on foot.

The department described the suspect as a “threat to public safety” until taken into custody.

The suspect is described as a “Black or Native American male” wearing gloves, a camouflage sweatshirt and an orange face covering at the time of the robbery.

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The incident is still under investigation. The department has urged anyone with information to call 911. 

Note: The details provided in this story are based on the police’s latest version of events, and may be subject to change.

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