STRATFORD - Stratford police are asking for the public's help in identifying a man caught on surveillance video robbing a gas station with a gun.

The robbery occurred last night just before 9 p.m. at the BP gas station on Boston Avenue. Investigators say a man wearing a dark cap entered the station's minimart and showed his gun to the clerk.

The clerk handed over about $1,500 to the suspect. To watch extended footage from the gas station robbery scene, click on 12 Extra on Channel 612.