2 Scoops and Sprinkles armed robbery

Posted at 11:12 PM, Mar 13, 2017
and last updated 2017-03-13 23:12:54-04

An armed robbery happening at an ice cream shop in Fort Myers. 

It happened at 2 Scoops and Sprinkles off Cleveland Avenue. 

Lee County Sheriff's Deputies say a woman wearing a hoodie walked into the shop with a knife and took money from the register and money bags. 

The victims told deputies the woman tried to turned off the lights and then walked behind the counter. 

The victims also say she was able to open the register on her own without anyone's help. The owner of the store told deputies they recently fired someone who was later identified as Sara Gannon.