ATASCADERO, Calif. - Early Thursday morning two suspects robbed a 7-Eleven at gunpoint and got away with cash.
According to police, at approximately 2:56am, officers from the Atascadero Police Department responded to the 7-Eleven convenience store located at 8000 El Camino Real in Atascadero for a report of robbery alarm activation. On arrival, officers determined that a robbery did occur. During the robbery, two male suspects entered the business, one of whom was armed with a semi-automatic handgun. They forced the clerk, at gunpoint, to give them cash from the cash register. The suspects also took packages of cigarettes.