Man robs convenience store of Y100,000 in Ibaraki
A man robbed a convenience store of 100,000 yen in Tsukuba, Ibaraki Prefecture, on Sunday morning.
According to police, the man entered a 7-Eleven store at around 4 a.m. and threatened the 30-year-old male employee on duty with a knife, TV Asahi reported. He demanded money and fled with 100,000 yen, police said.
There were no customers in the store at the time. A second employee, 22, was also in the store, but neither employee was hurt.
The suspect is described as being in his 20s or early 30s, about 170 cms tall, dressed in gray and wearing a baseball cap and mask over his mouth.