The Minnehaha County Sheriff's office is investigating an armed robbery late Monday night.
Just after 10 p.m. Monday, a man entered a Pump n Pak near County Highway 17 and 267th Street and asked to use a phone. According to the Minnehaha County Sheriff's Office, the man made small talk with the clerk for several minutes.
Sgt. Ryan Qualseth said the man was armed with a handgun and demanded money. The suspect then left with an undisclosed amount of cash and took off in the clerk’s vehicle.
Authorities said it was found 300 yards east of the store. From tracks in the snow, deputies believe the man exited the clerk's vehicle and got into another in a field approach before leaving toward Sioux Falls.
The suspect is described as a 5'6" white man, approximately 40 years old and heavy set. He was wearing a black bandana, black hoodie, red coat wih grey sleaves, blue jeans, and black shoes.
No one was hurt during the robbery.
If you have any information, contact CrimeStoppers at 605-367-7007.