Man robs Maddiston service station

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A manhunt is underway after a petrol station was robbed.

The incident occurred around 1 p.m. today when a man entered the Murco Bowhouse Service Station on the B805 at Maddiston and threatened staff.

He made off with a four figure sum.

The robber is described as white and around 5ft 10ins. He was wearing black clothing.

A Police Scotland spokesperson said: “Enquiries are ongoing. Anyone who was in the area at the time and witnessed anything or can assist officers with their investigation is asked to contact police.”