Man wanted in Fort Worth gas station robbery

Police are searching for a man who robbed a gas station in far eastern Fort Worth.

The robbery occurred on May 22 around 8:30 a.m. at a Shell station in the 12900 block of Trinity Blvd. Police said the suspect entered the front doors and pointed a chrome handgun at the cashier. He demanded money, lottery tickets, Black and Mild cigars and Newport cigarettes. The man left the store and ran west.

The suspect is described as a black, 20 to 30 years old, over 6-feet and thin. He wore a black zipper hooded sweatshirt, a scarf that covered his face, black pants and dark tennis shoes with white trim.

Police ask that anyone with information on the crime or the suspect call (817) 392-4383. Callers who want to remain anonymous can call Crime Stoppers at (817) 469-8477, enter a web tip at or send a text tip to 274637, starting the text with ‘TIP117.”