7-11 robbed at gunpoint in Richmond

Posted at 8:21 AM, Jun 03, 2012
and last updated 2012-06-03 08:21:30-04

RICHMOND, Va. (WTVR)- Richmond Police are asking the public’s help in apprehending a man they say robbed a 7-11 store early Sunday morning.

Police say they responded to the store, located in the 6200 block of Jahnke Rd., shortly before 3:00 a.m., for reports of an armed robbery. Witnesses told them that a male dressed in all black, with his face covered, entered the store, displayed a handgun, and demanded money.

The suspect made off with an undisclosed amount of cash. Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 780-1000.