10:43 p.m. Tuesday -- Oak Lawn police are searching the area between 106th Street to 109th, to 5000W, in the area where the Marathon at 10718 S. Cicero was robbed earlier Tuesday evening. Oak Lawn Police sent an emergency alert out to residents that officers would be searching the area on foot. Police say the suspect was armed, but do not indicate the type of weapon. The suspect is described as a male black, thin build, between the ages of 20-30, and wearing a gray hoodie.
Original story -- Oak Lawn Police issued an Everbridge emergency alert informing residents that police are searching for a man who robbed the Marathon gas station at 107th Street and Cicero Avenue around 9:38 p.m. Tuesday. A male black with a thin build held up the gas station. Police said the suspect was in his 20a and wearing a gray hoodie. The alleged robber was last seen leaving the gas station on foot through the alley. About eight Oak Lawn squad cars remain on the scene, as well as a police K9. Patch will continue to follow this story.