A stranger attacks a store at a gas station – an employee threatens with a knife
A gas station store was attacked on Seetalstrasse in Emmen on Thursday night. The perpetrator has stolen an undisclosed amount of cash and is on the run.
The robbery took place in a gas station store on Seetalstrasse 139 in Emmen.
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At 9:15 PM on Thursday 9 June, a man wearing a balaclava entered a store at a gas station on Seetalstrasse 139 in Emmen. As the police in Lucerne announced on Friday, he asked the seller with the knife for cash. The perpetrator escaped with an undisclosed amount of money. The service dog caught the first trail that led along the Reuss towards Seetalplatz to the old Sedelbrücke. According to the police, the trail is lost there.
The alleged perpetrator was described in the statement as follows:
Between the ages of 30 and 40, 185 to 190 cm tall, fit, spoke broken German. He wore black clothes. Anyone who can provide information about the person they are looking for or about suspicious observations should contact the Lucerne Police on 041 248 81 17.
Second gas station store robbery in a matter of days
A gas station store was attacked last week in Emmenbrücke. Whether the perpetrators are the same is still open and is the subject of ongoing police investigations. (wint)