Southold Town police are investigating an apparent armed robbery early Sunday morning at the Valero gas station in Cutchogue.
The attendant told police that a woman, described only as white, entered the station and displayed what appeared to be a handgun and demanded money, police said. Police responded just after 2 a.m. and the suspect could not be located.
The suspect fled with an undisclosed amount of money on foot in a northern direction, police said.
Detectives are asking anyone with information to contact police at 631-765-2600.