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DETECTIVES INVESTIGATING ROBBERY OF DEBARY GAS STATION
Volusia County sheriff’s detectives are investigating an early-morning armed robbery at a gas station in DeBary.
The robbery was reported shortly before 4 a.m. Thursday at the Kangaroo station at 312 Dirksen Drive. The on-duty clerk told deputies a male suspect came into the store, displayed a knife and demanded money. She wasn’t injured. The suspect left with cash and some merchandise.
The suspect was described as a thin black male between the ages of 17-20, about 5’5” and wearing a white towel around his head.
Detectives are actively investigating this case. The video is available at https://youtu.be/a7PeqK5OxZA.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Sheriff’s Office at 386-668-3830 or contact Crime Stoppers of Northeast Florida at 888-277-TIPS, or submit a tip by downloading the “P3TIPS” smartphone app. Crime Stoppers tipsters will remain anonymous and may be eligible for a cash reward of up to $5,000.
Administrative offices: West Volusia 386-736-5961 Daytona Beach 386-254-4689 New Smyrna Beach 386-423-3352
Non-emergency dispatch numbers: DeLand 386-943-8276 Daytona Beach 386-239-8276 New Smyrna Beach 386-409-8276 Osteen 407-323-0151