BROOKLYN, Md. (WJZ) — Police are searching for a man who allegedly robbed a 7-Eleven in Anne Arundel County at gunpoint early Wednesday morning.
Officers responded for an armed robbery at the 7-Eleven at 5617 Ritchie Highway at around 4 a.m. According to police, the man entered the store, showed the clerk a handgun and demanded cash.READ MORE: The Homecoming Football Game Returned To Franklin High School On Friday, But The Dance Did Not
The suspect fled the store on foot, and when officers searched the area they were not able to find him.READ MORE: Ocean City Braces For Car Enthusiasts, Heavy Traffic At H20i Rally
Police described the suspect as a Black man in his mid 20s, with a medium build between 5’6″ and 5’8″ wearing a black baseball hat, black hooded sweatshirt, black pants and a light blue face mask.MORE NEWS: Who's Eligible? Maryland Authorizes Pfizer Booster Shots For Vulnerable Adults In Coronavirus Fight
Robbery Unit detectives are investigating and ask anyone with information to contact 410-222-4720 or the TipLine at 410-222-4700.