Providence Police investigate armed robbery

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) — Providence police are investigating an armed robbery that happened at the 7-Eleven on Weybosset Street just after 2.a.m. Tuesday.

The rimeclerk says two men walked in and one pulled out a gun.

The suspects put the money they stole into a purple Dutch Master cigar box and took off on foot.

The gunman was described as about 6 feet tall, wearing a maroon bandana and black hooded sweatshirt.

There was no description of the second suspect.

Police are now reviewing the store’s surveillance video.

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