BROOKLYN - Police say a man robbed a BP gas station in Brooklyn.

They say the suspect entered the gas station on Avenue U wearing a mask and pretending to have a gun.

The suspect allegedly demanded money and took $1,000 before fleeing in a silver Ford Explorer going southbound on Gerritsen Avenue.

Police say no one was injured.

The suspect is described 5 feet 10 inches tall and weighs 160 pounds.