Armed Robbery at Cranston 7-11
An armed robbery took place in Cranston yesterday at a 7-11 located at 535 Reservoir Avenue.
The suspect was reported to have pulled a black handgun from his pocket and demanded the cashier to give him all the money in the drawer. The suspect then grabbed an undisclosed amount of money from the register before leaving the store and heading in the direction of a nearby Sovereign Bank.
The suspect has been described as a white male between the ages of 40 and 50. He has grey hair and was wearing a grey zip up hooded sweatshirt, blue baseball cap, sunglasses and white sneakers at the time. Surveillance video also showed him wearing a white medical brace on his left wrist. Anyone with information about the robbery should contact the Cranston Police Criminal Investigations Unit at 477-5143 or 477-5139.