Police: Employee assaulted and robbed at gas station



CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Charlotte Mecklenburg police said a man robbed an employee at a southeast Charlotte gas station.

Officers were on the scene Saturday morning and said a store clerk was transferring money from the gas station on Monroe road to a nearby building.

That clerk said a man walked up to her, assaulted her, then ran away with the cash.

Officers did not say how much money was taken. They are still searching for the suspect.