Chesapeake police investigate 7-Eleven attempted armed robbery

Posted at 5:56 AM, Jul 22, 2015
and last updated 2015-07-22 06:20:38-04

Chesapeake, Virginia – A man wearing a mask attempted to rob the 7-Eleven located in the 2200 block of S. Military Highway at gunpoint around 4:00am, according to police.

Police say the man went inside the store with a handgun and demanded money.

When the clerk hesitated, the man left the store on foot.

The incident remains under investigation.