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Three rob Port St. Lucie Circle K clerk and customer, police say

Posted at 11:35 AM, Nov 28, 2018
and last updated 2018-11-28 14:55:32-05

Authorities say a Circle K clerk and customer were robbed by three men in Port St. Lucie early Wednesday morning.

The suspects walked into the store at 701 NW Airoso Blvd shortly before 3:30.

At least one of the men had a handgun, police said.  Money, lottery tickets, and several cartons of cigarettes were stolen, according to investigators.

A customer who walked in at the time was ordered to get on the ground and his wallet, cellphone, and car keys were also taken, police said.

 Police gave this description of the suspects:

Suspect 1: Thin black male approximately 5'6"-5'8" tall, mustache, wearing gray hooded shirt with a white t-shirt over it, blue denim shorts with rips on the front and compression shorts underneath, black sneakers with white soles, and gray hat.

Suspect 2: Thin black male approximately 6'-6'3" tall, beard and mustache, wearing a green hooded shirt with MIAMI on the front, black jeans with rips, and black sneakers.

Suspect 3: Thin black male approximately 6' tall, with a long goatee, wearing a black hooded shirt with camouflage skull on the back, gray pants, and white sneakers.

Police are asking the public for help and anyone with information is urged to call Port St. Lucie Police Detective Chris Bentley at (772) 873-6524 or Treasure Coast Crime Stoppers at 1-800-273-TIPS.