A man walked into the Valero gas station on East Eighth Street, pointed a gun at the clerk and got away with the cash in the register Friday night.
The Chico Police Department responded to an armed robbery around 9:45 p.m. Friday at the gas station on East Eighth Street.
The man approached the clerk with a mask on while holding a silver handgun, according to a press release from the Chico Police Department.
The clerk described the robber as a man in his mid-to-upper 20s, wearing dark clothing. The release said he pointed the gun at the clerk and demanded cash.
After the robbery, the suspect went westbound on East Eighth Street with an undisclosed amount of cash, the release said.
Anyone who has information or who may have seen anything is asked to call the Chico Police Department at 897-4911.