Masked gunman robs gas station

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robberyLA MESA, Calif. — A gunman wearing a ski mask robbed a La Mesa gas station convenience store early Thursday, police said.

The robbery at the ARCO am/pm at 3775 Massachusetts Ave. was reported at 4:30 a.m., according to La Mesa police.

The gunman fled with an undisclosed amount of cash from the business’ cash register, police said in a statement.

He was described as black, in his 30s and 5 feet 10, last seen wearing a red jacket and ski mask.