Armed robbery at Minot Enerbase gas station

Minot police received an emergency call shortly before 3 a.m. Thursday reporting that Enerbase, a gas station located at 1809 S. Broadway in Minot, had been the victim of armed robbery.

Minot Police Department officers and Ward County Sheriff’s deputies responded to the scene but turned up no suspects.

A statement released by the police department later in the day described the suspect as a light-skinned black male, about 5 feet 10 inches tall, about 180 pounds who was wearing a black South Pole brand hooded sweatshirt and gray sweatpants.

Further official details were not forthcoming Thursday, but unofficial reports state that 25 $1 bills were found on the west side of the building. It is unknown at this time whether the found bills pertain to the case.