Hornell man arrested for Elmira 7-Eleven robbery
ELMIRA, N.Y. (WENY) -- A man from Hornell was arrested in Elmira after police say he robbed a convenience store early Thursday morning.
Police identified the suspect as 34-year-old Sean Battle. He was charged with robbery, which is a felony.
According to Elmira Police, officers were called out to the 7-Eleven on North Main Street for reports of a robbery around 12:50 a.m. Police say the suspect pulled out a gun, demanded money, and then took off in a car. Police say no one was injured during the course of the robbery.
Later in the day, officers say they found a man who resembled the suspect at a home on Davis Street. After identifying the suspect, police say they found evidence related to the robbery.
The investigation is ongoing, and if you know any information you're encouraged to call the police at (607) 271-HALT or (607) 737-5626.