WENTZVILLE, Mo. (KSDK) - Wentzville police are asking for help from the public in identifying a man who robbed a gas station.

Police were called to the Amoco BP gas station located in the 1400 block of S. Service Road around 7:40 p.m. January 27.

The suspect showed a silver semi-automatic pistol and demanded cash from the register. The clerk complied, and the suspect ran out the door and went east.

The suspect is described as a white male standing 5'10" to 6'2" and weighing between 185 and 200 pounds. He was last seen wearing a black Pizza Hut ball cap, black sweatshirt with a white solid strip down both sleeves with an unknown white logo on the left chest, blue jeans, and black tennis shoes.

Anyone with information on the robbery or identity of the suspect should contact De. Blake Roth at 636-639-2127 or