Elkhart Co. Police asking for help identifying armed robbery suspect

(Photo supplied/Elkhart County Sheriff's Department)

Elkhart County Sheriff’s investigators have released surveillance video of an masked man with a gun robbing a Marathon gas station.

They’re hoping residents will watch the video and help identify the suspect.

The robbery just after 12:30 a.m. on Tuesday, Sep. 25, at the station in the 22000 block of State Road 120.

The video shows the suspect walk in, flash a gun and take money from the cash register, then leave.

The suspect was described as a light-skinned black male in his twenties, about 6’2″ tall, wearing a ball cap and a hooded sweatshirt.

Anyone with information on the identity of this unknown person is encouraged to contact Det. Alber by calling (574)891-2357, emailing nalber@elkhartcountysheriff.com, or by clicking on the “Submit a Tip” button located at www.elkhartcountysheriff.com.
Please reference case 18005321.


  1. She stayed calm, complied, then immediately called 911. Glad she’s okay. I probably would have locked the doors while making that call.


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