Gunman robs gas station in La Mesa

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SAN DIEGO — A man armed with a handgun robbed a gas station in Lake Murray early Wednesday, police said.

robberyThe armed robbery at USA Gas Station at 8787 Lake Murray Blvd. was reported at 3:09 a.m., but no one was hurt, according to San Diego police Officer David Stafford.

The gunman fled eastbound on foot with an undisclosed amount of cash, Stafford said in a statement.

He was described as black, around 5-feet 7-inches, with a medium build.