New Bedford Police Searching 7-Eleven Robbery Suspects
The 7-Eleven at 1499 Acushnet Avenue was the scene of another armed robbery at around 3:30 Thursday morning.
Detective Capt. Steve Vicente tells WBSM News that two men entered the store with one of them armed with a knife. He held the 39 year old male clerk at bay while the other suspect went behind the counter and took an undetermined amount of money from the cash register.
They escaped running south on Acushnet Avenue toward Bullard Street. The clerk was un injured and the 2 men are described as white males, about 5 foot 10, of average build with both wearing hooded sweatshirts. Anyone with information is asked to call Detective Barry Pacheco at 508-991-6300 ext 133.