CROFTON, Md. (WJZ) — A man armed with a knife stole a number of scratch-off tickets from an Anne Arundel County 7-Eleven convenience store Friday afternoon, police said.
The robbery happened around 3:10 p.m. at the 7-Eleven in the 1000 block of Crain Highway North in Crofton. Police said the man walked behind the counter and began taking the lottery tickets.READ MORE: Baltimore City Giving Out Grants For Local Restaurants To Upgrade Outdoor Lighting, Seating Needs
When an employee tried to intervene, police said the suspect showed a knife and pushed them away. The suspect got away with an undetermined amount of tickets.READ MORE: Suspect Arrested In Connection With 2019 Shooting At Frederick Church During Funeral Service
No one was hurt in the robbery.
The day before, a man showed a handgun and demanded merchandise from a 7-Eleven clerk in Glen Burnie. It’s unclear if the incidents are connected.MORE NEWS: Public Comment Open For Proposed Third Span Of Bay Bridge
Anyone with information should call police at 410-222-4720 or the TipLine at 410-222-4700.