The Valparaiso Police are currently investigating an armed robbery at 7-Eleven, located at 708 Lincolnway. The incident occurred at about 9:30 pm Sunday. It has been reported that a white male with a beard, wearing a tan Texas Longhorns hat, a dark colored long sleeve shirt, and jeans, entered the store, approached the clerk while brandishing a black semi-automatic pistol and requested money. The male soon exited the store and fled east toward Garfield Ave. Images of the suspect are on the Valparaiso Police Facebook page. If you have any information regarding this incident or the suspect, please contact the Valparaiso Police Department at 219-462-2135. Information can also be texted to TIP411 (847-411) and enter “Valpo” in the message field prior to sending the message. Please also include keyword “7-11” in the first line of the message to indicate which case you are providing information on.
January 6th, 2020|Local News|