Gunman with socks on hands robs store

Thief and accomplice fled in a white Honda

ORLANDO, Fla. - Orange County deputies are searching for a masked gunman that robbed a convenience store while wearing socks on his hands.

The robbery happened late Thursday at the Hess Express convenience store, which is located at 38 S. Goldenrod Road.

According to deputies a man walked into the store after 11:30 p.m. and held a clerk at gunpoint while he demanded cash.

Deputies described the man as wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt with something covering his face and socks on his hands.

After the robbery the gunman left the scene in a white Honda, which was driven by an unknown person, according to deputies.

Surveillance cameras captured the robbery on video, but it has not yet been released.

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