Cranston Police investigate armed robbery at 7 Eleven

By: Dee DeQuattro

Email: ddequattro@abc6.com

Twitter: @deedequattro

Cranston Police are investigating an overnight armed robbery at the 7 Eleven where a suspect flashed a gun and demanded cash.

The incident happened around midnight at the Reservoir Avenue convenience store.

The man, described as an Asian male wearing gloves, a mask, and a bandanna handed the clerk a grocery bag. The clerk filled it with money and the suspect fled on foot.

Police are currently reviewing surveillance footage of the incident.

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