Police: Robber pulled knife on convenience store clerks

Posted at 10:40 AM, Mar 12, 2013
and last updated 2013-03-12 10:40:20-04

HENRICO COUNTY, Va. (WTVR) — Henrico police have released surveillance photos of a suspect they say robbed a convenience store last week.

Henrico police said a man walked into the 7-Eleven located at 3600 Mechanicsville Turnpike armed with a knife on March 6 around 3:30 a.m.

Police said the suspect forced the clerks to open the registers and then ran off with an  undisclosed amount of cash.

The suspect is described as a black male around 25 to 35 years old, between 6 feet to 6 feet 2 inches tall and weighing between 180 to 200 pounds. The man was last spotted wearing a black coat, black pants, black mask and black Nike tennis shoes

If you have information that could help police, call Henrico Police at 804-501-5000 or Crime Stoppers at 804-780-1000.