Police arrest man accused of using machete to rob 7-Eleven - KMOV.com

Police arrest man accused of using machete to rob 7-Eleven

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(KMOV) -- Police are investigating a robbery at a south St. Louis convenience store.

It happened just after midnight on Monday morning at the 7-Eleven in the 6900 block of Southwest at McCausland. 

Police say Kramer Martin, 24, walked into the store armed with a machete. The suspect ordered the clerk to open the cash register.

According to police, the suspect then took money from the register and ran from the store.

A short time later, police stopped a vehicle and found a man the matched the description of the suspect. He was arrested and taken into custody. The 28-year-old man driving the van was also arrested.

Police recovered the machete used in the robbery.

No injuries were reported.

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