Police are searching for a man accused of robbing a box truck at knifepoint Wednesday night at a Fort Worth gas station.
The robber, an Anglo man in his 20s or 30s, was loitering outside a RaceTrac store in the 7800 block of Crowley Road about 10:30 p.m. Wednesday, police said.
The truck driver pulled up and turned off the truck’s engine but left the keys in the ignition. When the driver returned to the truck, the robber was in the driver’s seat, police said.
The robber threatened the driver with a large knife and drove off.
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Anyone with information on this is asked to contact robbery detectives at (817) 392-4469.
The truck was found about 30 minutes later under an overpass on Southeast Loop 820 and Mansfield Highway.
The robber is about 5 feet 6 to 5 feet 10 and was wearing a gray T-shirt with a large “T” on the front in a camouflage pattern. He wore a dark-colored ball cap.