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Man asks convenience store clerk for cigarettes, robs her at gunpoint

MIRAMAR, Fla. – A man asked a convenience store clerk for a pack of cigarettes Tuesday before robbing her at gunpoint, authorities said.

The robbery was reported at 12:45 a.m. at the Mobil gas station at 7990 Riviera Blvd.

Police said the man told the woman that he had a gun and demanded money from the register.

Police said he calmly walked out of the store after taking the cash and fled on foot.

Anyone with information about his identity is asked to call Broward Crime Stoppers at 954-493-TIPS.