Two sought in Pasadena gas station robbery


PASADENA >> Two men held up a Pasadena gas station at gunpoint on Wednesday afternoon, police said.
The heist unfolded about 1:30 p.m. at a Chevron station, 233 N. Altadena Drive, Pasadena police Lt. John Mercado said.
One of the two robbers pointed a handgun at the woman working behind the counter at the gas station and demanded money, he said. The second robber acted as a lookout.
Both men fled after obtaining an undetermined amount of money from the cash register, according to the lieutenant said. No injuries were reported.
Police described both robbers as Latino men in their early-20s. One stood about 5 feet 10 inches tall, weighed about 175 pounds, and was clean-shaven, with a medium complexion, Mercado said. He wore a white T-shirt, black shorts and a black baseball cap and carried a black handgun.
The second robber was also about 5 feet 10 inches tall, about 150 pounds, of light complexion, with brown hair, Mercado said. He wore an orange hooded sweatshirt and dark shorts.
They were last seen running fro the store. No getaway car was seen.
Anyone with information can reach Pasadena police at 626-744-4241. Tips may also be submitted anonymously to L.A. Regional Crime Stoppers at 800-222-8477.

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