Police are investigating the theft of cash in a robbery at a 7-Eleven store in Merced – at least the third robbery there in recent weeks.
At 12:43 a.m. Tuesday, officers responded to the store at 2255 E. Gerard Ave., according to a news release from the Merced Police Department.
Police say the suspect, who was described as a grown man wearing a baggy navy jacket, white shirt and blue jeans, got away with an undisclosed amount of cash. Police say the suspect was seen leaving the scene on a dark-colored BMX-style bicycle with whitewall tires.
Police are asking anyone with information regarding the alleged crime to contact Det. Ray Valadez at 209-388-7829 or by email at [email protected]
Some crimes can be reported by the Merced Police Department website and anonymous tips can be submitted by calling 209-385-4725.
Anonymous information may also be submitted to law enforcement through the Merced Area Crime Stoppers Website.