Police are looking for a pair of men who robbed two Mount Laurel 7-Elevens at gunpoint early Thursday morning.
According to Mount Laurel Police, the first robbery occurred around 1:20 a.m. at the 7-Eleven at the corner of Route 73 and Ramblewood Parkway. Two men wearing dark hoodies and ski masks entered the store, and one pointed a dark-colored handgun at the clerk, demanding he hand over the cash in the register. Police said $30 in cash and $80 worth of cigarettes were stolen. Both suspects fled on foot toward 73.
Approximately 12 minutes later, a man described as being white, wearing a dark-colored hoodie and a ski mask, entered the 7-Eleven at the corner of Marne Highway and Larchmont Boulevard, pointed a handgun at the clerk and demanded he turn over the cash in the register, police said. The suspect fled on foot toward Ark Road. An undetermined amount of cash and cigarettes were stolen.
No injuries were reported in either robbery, police said.
Police believe the same men committed both robberies. Anyone with information regarding either incident is urged to contact the Mount Laurel Police Department Criminal Investigations Bureau at 856 234-1414, ext. 1526, or the Confidential Tip Line at 856 234-1414, ext. 1599.