Police search for robbery suspects in Petersburg

Posted at 12:07 PM, May 06, 2012
and last updated 2012-05-06 12:08:06-04

PETERSBURG, Va. (WTVR)- The Petersburg Police Department is asking the public’s assistance in locating two men they say robbed the 7-11 store on Crater Rd. Saturday morning.

Esther Hyatt with Petersburg Police told CBS 6 that officers responded to the store at 12:30 a.m. Saturday to find frightened store clerks. The workers told police that two armed black males wearing ski masks and armed with guns came into the store, demanded money, and fled on foot.

No one was injured in the robbery, but if you have any more information, call Petersburg-Dinwiddie Crime Solvers at 861-1212.