Police: Portsmouth 7-Eleven robbed at gunpoint overnight

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PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) — Portsmouth police are investigating the overnight armed robbery of a 7-Eleven store.

At about 1:53 a.m., officers were called to the store, located at 3534 Airline Boulevard, for a robbery. Detectives say the suspect, a man, entered the store, showed a gun and demanded money from the clerk. The clerk complied and the suspect ran from the business.

No one was hurt.

Call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP if you have any tips about this robbery.