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Truck stop robbed by masked man

By Kelli Saam
Published On: Oct 09 2013 12:47:42 PM CDT
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CORNING, Calif. -

Police in Corning are looking for a suspect who robbed a truck stop early Wednesday morning.

The robbery happened at the Travel Centers of America truck stop near South Avenue and Highway 99W at 3:39 a.m.

Corning Police said a man entered the store wearing a ski mask, jeans, gloves and a dark hooded sweatshirt.

The man contacted the store clerk and demanded money from the register.  The clerk said the man had his hand under his sweatshirt and appeared to have a weapon.

The clerk turned over some money and ran out of the store.  The suspect was last seen headed northbound.