Moline police are looking for man dressed up as Spiderman in connection with a Sunday night gas station robbery.

Police say two men, one dressed in a Spiderman mask and wielding a foot-long machete, robbed the Shell Express Lane, 3759 41st St., at 6:56 p.m., according to witnesses.

The men fled westbound on 38th Avenue in a light-colored pickup truck, possibly a Ford F series, according to police.

Both men wore masks during the incident. The man wearing the Spiderman mask is described by police as being about 6 feet tall with a skinny build. He was wearing a dark-colored sweatshirt with red lettering possibly spelling out “GAP,” black pants, white tennis shoes and blue latex gloves.

The second man is described as 5-foot-8 with a heavy build, according to police. He wore a dark-colored sweatshirt with “Reebok” in green letters, black pants, black gloves and a black mask.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Moline Police Department 309-797-0401 or Crime Stoppers of the Quad-Cities at 309-762-9500.

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.