Police arrest 6 – including 4 teens – for robbery of 7-Eleven in Burien early Sun. 1

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A robbery took place at the 7-Eleven in the 13400 block of 1st Ave South (map below) around 3:15 a.m. early Sunday morning, Sept. 10,.

Police say that multiple suspects entered the store with bandanas covering their faces. One of the suspects had a gun, pointed it at the clerk and ordered him on the ground. The suspects then took cigarettes, cash from the register, beer, and also took the clerk’s wallet and phone.

A deputy spotted a possible suspect vehicle leaving the area and the vehicle was stopped. During the investigation a gun was found in the vehicle as well as the wallet belonging to the store clerk and items stolen from the store.

Four juvenile males – two aged 16 and two aged 17 – were arrested and booked into the Youth Service Center for Investigation of Robbery.

Two adult males, both ages 20, were also booked in the King County Jail for Investigation of Robbery.

The suspects have addresses in Puyallup, Tacoma, Federal Way and Auburn.