Police are investigating the gunpoint robbery of a clerk at a Route 7 gas station in New Milford that occurred shortly after closing Sunday morning, May 18.

Police said the clerk was leaving the Hess station at 20 Danbury Road (Route 7 South) at about 12:30 a.m. when he was confronted by two men in dark clothing who pointed a gun at him and demanded cash.

The robbers were last seen running south along Route 7, police said.

Police responded and searched the area but were unable to find the robbers.

The clerk wasn't injured.

Those with information are asked to call 860-355-3133 for either Detective Sgt. Edward Hannon or Officer Brian Peloso.