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Police investigating gas station robbery in Eureka

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EUREKA- Police are searching for the woman who robbed a Eureka gas station early Monday morning.

Authorities say at about 1:45 a.m., a woman entered the Texaco Gas Station on the 1000 block of Broadway and brandishing a firearm. They say she demanded money and left with an undisclosed amount of cash in a trash bag. She was seen fleeing the scene on foot northbound on Broadway.

The woman is described as being a white adult in her late 30s or early 40s with a thin build. She was wearing a white bandana over her face, had a brown and black jacket and light colored shirt. The clerk said she appeared to have a silver and black handgun.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Eureka Police Department at (707) 441-4060.