San Diego Police are investigating a string of robberies that happened within one hour at three different 7 Eleven stores overnight.
The first attempted robbery happened around 12:30 a.m. at the 7-Eleven located at 4080 Convoy St. in Kearny Mesa.
Officers said a man went into the store and simulated having a gun in his waistband. He then demanded cash from the clerk.
According to police, the clerk refused to give him any money and the suspect left the scene.
Police describe the suspect as a white or Hispanic man in his early 20s. He’s about 5-foot-11 and 180-pounds. Officers said he was wearing a black hoodie and a green shirt.
The second robbery happened in San Ysidro just about half an hour later, at around 1 a.m.
According to police, a man described as being in his 30s entered the 7-Eleven at 644 San Ysidro Blvd. and demanded cash from the clerk.
The suspect left with an undisclosed amount of money. Police described him as a Hispanic male, about 5-foot-6, wearing a blue shirt, blue pants, and a blue cap.
The third in the string of robberies also happened in Kearny Mesa at about 1:30 a.m.
Officers said a man walked into the 7-Eleven at 3860 Kearny Mesa Rd. demanding cash from the clerk. The suspect fled with some cash and cigarettes.
Police described him as a 20 year-old Hispanic male, about 6 feet tall. He was wearing a black hoodie and jeans.
No one was injured in the three incidents, but police are investigating further. Anyone with information is asked to call the San Diego Police Department.