LEE COUNTY, Fla.- The Lee County Sheriff's Office says someone robbed a North Fort Myers convenience store Saturday night. It's the second time in a week someone held up the station.
Deputies say at 10:51 p.m. on May 24, 2014, deputies responded to the 7-Eleven at 6326 Beau Drive. Witnesses say the suspect pointed a gun at the clerk and demanded money. The clerk complied and handed the suspect some money. The suspect left the store and ran south where it appears he got into a white 4-door vehicle and fled the scene. No one was injured during the robbery.
The suspect is described as about 5 foot 5 inches to 5 foot 10 inches tall with a thick build. He had a white t-shirt covering his face and was also wearing a white shirt, gray shorts and a pair of gloves.
If you recognize the suspect or know anything about the armed robbery, call the Lee County Sheriff's Office at 477-1000. Or, to remain anonymous and be eligible for a cash reward of up to $1,000, call Southwest Florida Crime Stoppers at 1-800-780-TIPS (8477). Tips may also be made online at www.swflcrimestoppers.org, through the TipSubmit app on any iPhone or by texting a tip to CRIMES (274637) Keyword: REWARD.