Police seek bandana-wearing robber

Posted at 2:16 PM, Jun 07, 2012
and last updated 2012-06-07 14:16:54-04

PETERSBURG, Va. (WTVR) – A man who wore a bandana and carried a chrome handgun robbed a 7 Eleven early Thursday morning, according to a news release from Petersburg Police.

Petersburg Police Esther Hyatt said around 4:00 a.m. Thursday the man walked into the 7 Eleven along the 200 block of East South Boulevard and demanded money.

After the robber got the money, he ran off. Witnessed told police they heard a gunshot. No injuries were reported.

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