Suspect Sought After Robbing Cottonwood Gas Station

An overnight robbery is being investigated by the Shasta County Sheriff’s Office. At around 3AM the 4th Street Chevron in Cottonwood was held up at gunpoint by a white or hispanic male in his 20’s or 30’s, average height and build, with tattoos on his right hand and his face. He was wearing a mask, a black hoodie, and baggy gray shorts. The cashier told deputies the robber was favoring his right arm as if he had a shoulder injury. He fled in a light colored sedan with money, food and medications.