Waukesha Co. convenience store robbed at gunpoint Monday morning
MERTON - Dottie's Convenience Store was robbed at gunpoint just after 6:15 a.m. Monday. According to the Waukesha County Sheriff, there was one clerk in the store at the time of the robbery.
"The suspect was described as a male approximately 6 foot tall with a thin build wearing a gray knit mask, ski goggles and possibly a dark colored jacket or sweatshirt," the sheriff's office explained. "A shot gun was displayed at the scene and the suspect left with cash from the drawer as well as several packs of cigarettes he put in a black duffle bag."
The man took off on foot, and the clerk was not injured in the robbery. Because it is believed the suspect left the area, no schools were put on lockdown Monday morning.
The Waukesha County Sheriff's Department asks any anyone who has any information or observed anything suspicious in the area at the time please call 262 548-7122.