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Investigators search for man wanted in 7-eleven early morning robbery

Investigators search for man wanted in robbery
Investigators search for man wanted in robbery
Investigators search for man wanted in robbery
Posted at 11:01 PM, May 31, 2018
and last updated 2018-06-01 07:00:52-04

LEHIGH ACRES, Fla. --- Investigators are looking for a man accused of holding up a Lehigh Acres convenience store at gun point early Thursday morning. 

According to Southwest Florida Crime Stoppers, the gunman walked into the 7-Eleven, located at the 4300 block of Lee Boulevard. The suspect demanded cash from the register, while pointing a small caliber chrome semi-automatic gun. 

Investigators say once the gunman was given the money, he fled on foot heading west towards Gunnery Road. He's described as a black male, 5'10" amd approximately 20-years-old, who wore a white and black motorcycle mask with teeth printed over the nose and mouth area. 

The suspect was also wearing gloves, which were yellow on the back and red inside the palm area. Detectives say the suspect should be considered armed and dangerous. 

Anyone with information are asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-780-TIPS (8477). All callers will remain anonymous and will be eligible for a cash reward of up to $3,000.