Search for Cape 7-Eleven robber under way

Posted at 6:11 AM, Feb 03, 2016
and last updated 2016-02-03 09:18:17-05

CAPE CORAL, Fla. - Crime scene tape surrounded the 7-Eleven sitting on the corner of Gleason Parkway and Santa Barbara Boulevard early Wednesday morning. 

Cape Coral Police say an armed unmasked man robbed the store around 2 a.m.  They say no one was injured in the robbery, but the crook is still on the loose.  

The suspect was wearing a black hooded sweatshirt and light blue ripped jeans.  He is described as being approximately 40-50 years old, with a thin build, short gray hair and blue eyes. 

The store was closed for a time during the investigation, but was reopened around 7am.

If you have any information you can call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-780-TIPS.