Suspects Sought in Lehigh
Acres 7-Eleven Robbery
On Saturday, January 12, 2013, at approximately 3:09 a.m., the Lee County Sheriff’s Office received a call in reference to an armed robbery which had just occurred at the 7-Eleven, located at 530 Joel Boulevard in Lehigh Acres. Deputies responded to the call and met with the victim, who is an employee of the store.
The victim was working inside of the store when two masked black males wearing black clothing entered the store. One of the males was armed with what appeared to be a shotgun while the other was armed with a handgun. The males
received an undisclosed amount of cash and lottery tickets during the robbery. Due to the nature of the crime, detectives with the Lee County Sheriff’s Office Robbery Unit were contacted and have assumed the investigation.
If you can identify these suspects or know anything about this theft, call the Lee County Sheriff’s Office at 477-1000. Or, to remain anonymous and be eligible for a cash reward of up to $1,000, call Southwest Florida Crime Stoppers at 1-800-780-TIPS (8477).