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Fort Myers convenience store robbed early Thu.

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Posted at 11:34 AM, Jan 07, 2016
and last updated 2016-01-07 11:34:48-05

FORT MYERS, Fla. -- Police are looking for a man they say used a handgun to rob a Fort Myers 7-Eleven store in the early morning hours Thursday.

The black male suspect is described as being in his early twenties who wore a long-sleeved dark t-shirt and long black shorts. The suspect had his head covered, wore gloves and black sneakers.

According to the Fort Myers Police Department, the man entered the 7-eleven store located on Winkler Avenue at Solomon Boulevard at 4:07am.

The man was armed with a gun and demanded money from the clerk.  He then fled on foot with the cash.

Police would ask you to review the video surveillance images and if you recognize either suspect or have any information to pass along please call FMPD Detective Dan Losapio at 321-7736, Crime Stoppers at 1-800-780-TIPS or text message C-R-I-M-E-S (274637) Keyword FMPD.  Tipsters can remain anonymous.