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Gunman robs 7-11 store in Tacoma

Post by Stacia Glenn / The News Tribune on Aug. 24, 2012 at 6:01 am |
August 24, 2012 8:09 am

Tacoma police said an armed man held up a 7­/11 convenience store early this morning.

The robber entered the store at 801 S. 56th St. about 2:30 a.m., flashed a handgun and demanded money. He fled with an undisclosed amount of cash and a 7/11 shopping bag.

A K-9 unit was called out to track the suspect, who is still at large.

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