Officials release 7-Eleven armed robbery surveillance video
CORAL GABLES, Fla. (WSVN) -- Police are searching for a masked man who darted into a local convenience store, jumped on the counter, waived a gun at the clerk and demanded all the money the register.
Surveillance video from Thursday night shows a masked man barging into a 7-Eleven convenience store along Southwest Eighth Street and Southwest 39th Court in Coral Gables. On the video, the man dressed all in black quickly jumps on the counter and waives a gun at the clerk. The crook then demands the clerk open the register.
The thief immediately empties the register and runs out with an unknown amount of cash.
According to Coral Gables Police, this is not a common crime in the area. "This type of crime does concern us. It doesn't happen that often here in Coral Gables, so our officers have really stepped up to try to find the individual who took part in this crime," said Coral Gables Police Officer Kelly Denham.
Police also have a partial Florida tag with the numbers 147K.
If you have any information on this armed robbery, call Miami-Dade Crime Stoppers at 305-471-TIPS. Remember, you can always remain anonymous, and you may be eligible for a reward.
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