Gun-wielding man robs Coral Gables 7-Eleven

Man robs store of money, cigarettes


CORAL GABLES, Fla. – Police are looking to identify a man who robbed a Coral Gables 7-Eleven early Tuesday morning at gunpoint.

Police said the man walked into the store at 350 Bird Rd. at about 4:33 a.m., pulled out a silver semi-automatic pistol and demanded money from the cash register and a carton of cigarettes.

Police described the gunman as a black man, 5 feet 10 inches to 6 feet tall and weighing 175 pounds.

He was wearing a black ski mask, black sweater, black pants, black gloves, and he was carrying a light green camp chair bag, which he put the cigarettes in.

Police are also interested in finding a man who entered the store just minutes after the robbery without purchasing anything.

Anyone with information on the robbery or the men's identities is asked to contact the Coral Gables Police Department at 305-442-1600.

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