According to the Lee County Sheriff’s Office, an unidentified male entered the 7-Eleven located at 501 Sunshine Boulevard North, near the intersection with Lee Boulevard, in Lehigh Acres at approximately 2:30 a.m.
The suspect initially asked a store clerk if beer was still being sold and subsequently removed a firearm from his waistband.
The robber ordered the clerk to walk to the register and to hand over all of the cash inside. The store employee complied.
The suspect fled the store and appeared to head down Lee Boulevard in a westerly direction.
Store surveillance images are excellent and the Lee County Sheriff’s Office is hopeful that the community will be able to identify the suspect.
Should you have any information regarding the unidentified male suspect mentioned above, you are urged to call SWFL Crime Stoppers at 1-800-780-TIPS. All persons submitting tips can remain anonymous and are eligible for a reward of up to $1,000. Anonymous tips may also be made online at www.southwestfloridacrimestoppers.com.
Additionally, tips can now me submitted using the new P3 Tips app. This app is available for both Apple and Android devices. For more information about this new technology, please click here.
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Images of suspect: SWFL Crime Stoppers
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