Masked man robs east side gas station

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MADISON, Wis. - Madison police said a masked man displaying a handgun robbed an east side gas station late Wednesday.

The incident happened at the BP in the 700 block of East Washington Avenue just after 11 p.m. Wednesday.

According to police, a man estimated as being 20 to 25 years old, wearing dark jeans and a dark hooded sweatshirt, walked into the BP with some type of mask or clothing covering his face.

The man received money from the business after displaying a handgun and ran away on East Washington. No one was injured in the incident.