Man with knife demands cash at 7-Eleven

JAMESTOWN, N.Y. (WIVB) – Early Wednesday morning in Jamestown, a man with a knife entered a 7-Eleven store on East 2nd Street and demanded cash.

Police say the suspect grabbed the entire cash drawer and fled the store on foot, carrying the drawer with him. The suspect is described by police as a dark-skinned male in his 20s, between 5’6” and 5’8” tall, and weighing between 150 and 160 pounds.

He was wearing a long sleeve red shirt with gray athletic shorts. The shirt had a distinctive design on it that may be recognizable.

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