Three Fresno convenience store robbed at gunpoint within hours


FRESNO, Calif. (KSEE/KGPE) — The Fresno Police department is investigating an armed robbery at a convenience store in Southwest Fresno.

Police say this is the third armed robbery within the last couple of hours.

Police say the armed robbery happened at 7:30 p.m on Friday night near Elm and North Avenues.

RELATED: Police investigating hours apart armed robberies at Cheveron and Valero

The store clerk told police the subjects demanded money and grabbed alcohol.

Police say the subjects left in an unknown direction and believe no customers were inside. during the robbery.

Authorities say the male subjects appear to be in their 20’s in sweatshirts

No injuries were reported.

RELATED: Police: Two suspects on the loose after armed robbery in Northeast Fresno

Authorities do not believe this is related to the other two robberies in Northeast Fresno because suspect descriptions do not match.

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