HUNTINGTON — The Huntington Police Department is investigating after a gas station was robbed at knifepoint just after midnight Wednesday.

The robbery was reported at a gas station in the 2400 block of 3rd Avenue in Huntington at about 12:13 a.m. Thursday.

According to interim Huntington Police Chief Ray Cornwell, the suspect produced a knife at an employee of the store. The clerk backed up, at which time the suspect stole several cartons of cigarettes before fleeing.

Police have no official suspects as of 8 a.m. Thursday and are continuing to investigate.

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