Gas station on Gordon Highway robbed

The Raceway gas station at 2161 Gordon Highway was robbed early this morning, according to the Richmond County Sheriff's Office.

A police report says that two men entered the store about 2:20 a.m., displayed a sawed-off shotgun and demanded money from the register and an unknown amount of cigarettes and cigars.

The suspects also forced another man in the store to give them $50 and his cell phone.

The thieves fled in a black Mazda Protégé.

One robber was described as black, 19 to 25 years old, 5 feet 7 inches tall and weighing about 150 pounds. He wore a black jacket and blue jeans and covered his face with a green bandanna. He was carrying the sawed-off shotgun.

The second robber was described as black, 19 to 25 years old, 5 feet 7 inches tall and weighing about 150 pounds. He also wore a black jacket and blue jeans.