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Woman robs 7-Eleven wearing surgical mask, San Diego Police say

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Posted at 7:52 AM, Mar 08, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-08 10:52:20-04

SAN DIEGO (KGTV) -- Police are investigating after a woman in a surgical mask reportedly robbed a 7-Eleven early Sunday morning.

According to police, the robbery happened on the 7800 block of Balboa Avenue just before 3:30 a.m.

Police say the woman, believed to be in her 40s or 50s, walked into the store and demanded cash while simulating having a weapon.

The suspect then left on foot with an unknown amount of cash. Police say she was wearing a scarf around her neck and a surgical mask.