Longwood store clerk forced to ground at knifepoint during robbery
Updated On: Jun 26 2014 06:38:07 AM EDT
A Longwood store clerk was forced to the ground at knifepoint during a robbery, police said.
The robbery happened around 5 a.m. Thursday at the Circle K on Ronald Reagan Boulevard near Dog Track Road.
Police said the clerk was alone in the store when a man with a knife entered the store and forced her behind the counter. The man made the woman open the cash register and told her to get face-down on the ground before he fled.
A search failed to locate the assailant.
Police said the man was wearing a T-shirt over his face, but a detailed description was not released.
The clerk was not injured.
Police said surveillance video captured the robbery, but it has not yet been released.