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Gunman robbed woman opening store, Orlando police say

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ORLANDO, Fla. – Orlando police are searching for a masked man who robbed a woman trying to open a store on Sunday morning.

The robbery was reported at the New City Mart on West Washington Street at 9 a.m. 

Police say the woman arrived at work to open the store when the man, wearing a black hooded sweatshirt and black mask with his eyes exposed, held the victim at gunpoint.

The man snatched her purse and keys before getting back into a dark blue minivan, possibly a Toyota or Honda make, and driving away.

Contact Crimeline at 800-423-TIPS if you have any information on the incident.