On Friday, May 31, 2013 at 4:01 a.m. the Fort Myers Police Department responded to a robbery at the 7-11 located at 2265 Colonial Boulevard. Upon arrival police learned that three men entered the business and demanded money. All three men were armed with handguns and covered their faces to disguise their identity. The three men fled the scene on foot with an undisclosed amount of cash. There were no customers in the store at the time of the robbery and none of the employees were hurt. Officers with the assistance of the Lee County Sheriff’s Office Aviation Unit established a perimeter and conducted a canvass of the area but did not locate the suspects. The FMPD Crime Scene Unit responded to process the scene and detectives are currently following leads in the case. Anyone with information is asked to call FMPD at 321-7700, Crime Stoppers at 1-800-780-TIPS or text message C-R-I-M-E-S (274637) Keyword FMPD. Tipsters can remain anonymous. Anyone with information that leads to an arrest and conviction of the robbery suspects could be eligible for a reward of up to $5,000.
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