From:               Hannibal Police Department

Date:                December 24, 2014                                                                           

Phone:             573-221-0987      Fax:    573-221-3966

Contact:           Sergeant M.L. Routh



At 0334 am. Tuesday morning, officers of the Hannibal Police Department were dispatched by Marion County 911 to a report of a robbery at Abel’s gas station located at 2859 James Road.  Employees of the business reported a white male subject, wearing a dark colored jacket with a mask over his face, entered the business displaying a knife. The subject took money from the register and left the business on foot.  This incident is still under investigation and more information will be released as deemed necessary. No one was injured during this incident.