Cocoa Police Seek 7-11 Store Armed Robbery Suspect
By Space Coast Daily // July 22, 2013
SUSPECT IS 'ARMED & DANGEROUS'
BREVARD COUNTY, FLORIDA – The 7-Eleven convenience store at 947 Dixon Boulevard was robbed at gunpoint yesterday morning at about 6 a.m. by a black male in his early 20’s, according to the Cocoa Police Department.
The unidentified suspect entered the store and acted as though he was going to purchase a beverage at the counter.
During the transaction, the suspect stated, “this is a robbery and give me everything in the drawer,” as he displayed a silver handgun from his waistband to the employee, according to the Cocoa Police Department.
The suspect was given an undisclosed amount of cash and no employees were hurt.
The suspect is described as a black male, early 20’s, clean shaven, 5’10 to 6’2” tall, weighing between 170 to 185 pounds. At the time of the robbery, the suspect was wearing a black hat with orange lettering and a blue athletic t-shirt with a black long-sleeve shirt underneath.
A witness observed a dark colored four-door sedan possibly, a Ford Taurus or Ford 500, leaving the area. The vehicle had dark tinted windows.
According to the Cocoa Police Department, the suspect is considered armed and dangerous. If you can identify the suspect, contact detectives at the Cocoa Police Department at 321-637-6385 or CRIMELINE at 1-800-423-TIPS.
ABOVE MAP: The 7-11 convenience store at 947 Dixon Boulevard was robbed at gunpoint yesterday morning at about 6 a.m. by a black male in his early 20’s, according to the Cocoa Police Department.