Western Branch 7-Eleven robbed at gunpoint

Posted at 5:19 AM, Nov 16, 2016
and last updated 2016-11-16 06:43:35-05

CHESAPEAKE, Va. – Police are investigating an armed robbery that occurred early Wednesday at the 7-Eleven located in the 3200 block of Western Branch Boulevard.

The robbery happened shortly after 2 a.m. when a man wearing a black hooded sweatshirt and a black scarf covering his face approached the store clerk with a long gun and demanded money.

The clerk put approximately $200 in a bag and handed it to the man.

The man then walked out of the store and police have been unable to locate him.

Anyone with any information that may help police is asked to call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.