110 W. New York Ave.
DeLand, FL 32720
DeLand Dollar General Store robbed
By Jen Horton
posted Feb 12, 2014 - 2:31:22pm
The Dollar General store at 1110 E. New York Ave. in DeLand was robbed around 6:30 p.m. Feb. 11, the DeLand Police Department reported.
According to police, an employee of the store told officers a man had robbed her. The employee said the man entered the store, approached the counter, and told her "I have a gun."
He then told the clerk to give him the money.
Then, the man took cash and left the store, according to the police report.
The robber is described as a hispanic man, approximately 5’7” tall with a short beard. He was wearing a blue hat, white t-shirt and blue jeans.
The clerk never saw the gun.
The case is open and active, and there is no other information available, Police Department spokesman Sgt. Chris Estes said Feb. 12.
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