A robbery occurred at the Cenex gas station along Highway 169, north of Highway 141 near Bouton on Sunday night. The Dallas County Sheriff’s Department responded to the call at 11:23 p.m. and were assisted by the Iowa State Patrol, the Boone County Sheriff’s Department and the Perry Police Department.


While the specifics and the terms of the robbery are not being released at this time, Lt. Adam Infante of the Dallas County Sheriff’s Department said that “an amount of money” was taken during the robbery. There were no injuries during the incident and Infante said that there is no threat to the public.


The case is open and under investigation and the Dallas County Sheriff’s Department is not releasing a description of any suspects at this time. Infante declined to comment on whether or not the suspect was armed during the robbery.


This is a developing story and the Dallas County News and The Perry Chief will release more information as it is available.