A man robbed the 7-Eleven on Limestone Drive in Gainesville early Wednesday.

Police were called to the store at 1:19 a.m. where an employee reported an unknown masked man entered the business and immediately approached the counter.

He brandished a firearm and demanded money from the cash registers then forced the clerk into a room in the rear of the store before fleeing out the back door, Prince William police Master Officer Renee Carr.

No injuries were reported. A police K-9 searched the area for the robber, who was not located. An undisclosed amount of money was reported missing.

(2) comments

Harry Morant

Is there a new bus route from Dale City to Gainesville?

Mike Hunt

The hood of eastern PWC slowly creeping westward…..

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.