Around the same time, police say dispatched received calls of gun shots near that area. Officers came across a man about a block away who had gun shot wounds to the arm. He was transported to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. Police say the incident is still under investigation.
The Fargo Police Department hasnt responded to several requests for information or comment on the incident.
WEST FARGO, N.D. (KFGO) – A 6-foot tall man dressed in a black hoodie and a white mask robbed the Caseys General Store on the 500 block of Sheyenne Street shortly after 7:30 a.m. Monday.
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WEST FARGO — The West Fargo Police Department confirmed it is looking for the suspect of an armed robbery that took place at the Casey's General Store at 524 Sheyenne Street Monday morning. Police say at approximately 7 a.m. a lone suspect walked into Caseys General Store wearing a black hoodie and a white mask covering their face. The suspect is male, under six feet tall with a slender build.
West Fargo police block off a section around the Casey's General Store on at 524 Sheyenne Street Monday morning, Aug. 26, following an armed robbery. (WDAY)
The investigation is active and anyone with additional information should contact the West Fargo Police Department. (701)-433-5500
They did get away with an undisclosed amount of cash, but police say no shots were fired and nobody was hurt.
Jessica Miller, who lives a couple houses away from the gas station, didn't witness the incident Monday but was just getting home from work.
Image of the person West Fargo police believe robbed the Casey's General store at around 7 a.m. Monday, Aug. 26. (submitted)
"It (Casey's General Store) has been robbed multiple times before it stopped being a 24-hour Casey's, but it usually happened in the middle of the night," said Miller, who said she thought a 7 a.m. robbery like this was "unusual".
Members of the West Fargo Police Department responded to the scene in less than one minute and began to search the area. Officers with the Cass County Sheriffs Department and the North Dakota Highway Patrol assisted with the search.