Naperville Police Investigating Armed Robbery at Route 59 Convenience Store

On Tuesday, November 28, at approximately 8:30 p.m., Naperville Police Officers responded to the 7-11 at Diehl and Rt. 59 for the report of an armed robbery that had just occurred. Officers determined two subjects entered the store, one produced a handgun and demanded money. The suspects fled the scene southbound on foot. Taken was an undetermined amount of United States Currency. No one was injured during this incident.

The offenders are described as follows:

Suspect #1 – Male black, approximately 6’, thin build, wearing dark clothing and a mask, with a handgun
Suspect #2 – Male black, approximately 5’8”, medium build, wearing dark clothing.

If anyone has information regarding these crimes, they are encouraged to contact the Naperville Police Department at (630) 420-6666 and ask for the Investigations Division.


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