DUMMERSTON -- The Vermont State Police is investigating a robbery of the Exit 4 Sunoco that occurred at 1:30 this morning.

According to a press release from the State Police, a white male subject entered the store and demanded money from the clerk.

The clerk at first refused, but was threatened with harm.

The subject fled with about $100 in cash. He was not seen with a vehicle, and fled in an unknown direction of travel.

He is described as a white male, between 5'5" and 5'8", average build, wearing a black winter hat, pulled down over his face with eye holes cut into it. He was wearing a gray or blue winter jacket, with a white horizontal stripe across the chest and the back, and blue jeans.

No weapon was shown to the clerk.

At this time the investigation is ongoing.

If anyone has information identifying this individual, please contact Det Sgt. Barbara Zonay, at 802-234-9933.