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Robber snatches cash from South Burlington gas station

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SOUTH BURLINGTON, Vt. -

South Burlington police are looking for a robber who stole cash from a register.

Police say at about 9:40 p.m. Thursday, the man pretended to buy a pack of gum at a Shell station at 1855 Shelburne Road. When the clerk opened the register, he reached over the counter, grabbed money, and fled.

Police say he's approximately 5'10" to 6'0" and was wearing blue jeans, black sneakers with white on the heels, a gray T-shirt, a white T-shirt over his head and draped down the back of his neck and shoulders. He was also wearing a dark colored straight brimmed baseball cap (with the sticker still on the brim). He may be in his 20s.

If you know who he is, you're asked to call South Burlington police at 802-846-4111.

This is similar to robberies this week in Essex and Colchester, and police are looking into whether they're connected.

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