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Culprit sought in attempted robbery at Altamonte 7-Eleven

Man cut power to security system before attempted robbery, police say

ALTAMONTE SPRINGS, Fla. – Altamonte Springs police are searching for the man who they say cut the power to the security system of a 7-Eleven and then tried to rob the store.

According to police, the culprit, wearing a black mask and gloves and armed with a baseball bat, went into to the 7-Eleven on Lake Destiny Drive at 5:30 a.m. and demanded cash from the clerk. The clerk told the man he didn't have any money and the culprit ran away, police said

A picture of the man was caught on the surveillance video before he cut the power to the surveillance, according to police. Contact Altamonte Springs police if you have information on the culprit or the attempted robbery.