Armed Robber Strikes 7-Eleven - NBC 7 San Diego

Armed Robber Strikes 7-Eleven

Suspect might have used sub machine gun, said police



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    Tuesday morning the San Diego County Sheriff's Department had crews searching for a man who armed a 7-Eleven at gunpoint.

    It happened at 2 a.m. on the 1400-block of Jamacha Road in El Cajon and authorities arrived when the panic alarm went off.

    The suspect was wearing a shiny, red mask and also had what appeared to be a sub machine gun of some sort, said police.

    Initially the Sheriff's Department had a helicopter and K-9 units searching for the suspect, then they began a ground search in nearby woods and other locations.

    Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call police.


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