An armed man walked into the USA Gas station at about 4 a.m. in the 72300 block of Highway 111, whipped out a gun and demanded the clerk hand over cash, officials reported.
The suspect fled with an undisclosed amount of money.
Responding officers scoured the area, but were unable to locate the suspect, Sgt. Brad Farwell said.
Anyone with additional details regarding this robbery is urged to contact the Palm Desert Sheriff’s station at 760-836-1600.