Hanover Park police investigate 7-Eleven armed robbery

HANOVER PARK – Hanover Park police are investigating an armed robbery that occurred early Friday morning at a 7-Eleven, according to a police department news release.

Two unknown suspects wearing masks and dressed in black entered the store at 1610 Walnut Ave. at about 1:07 a.m. and stole cash, cigarettes and lottery tickets, the release stated.

One offender was armed with a pellet-type gun, according to the release.

Police also are searching for a potential witness in the case, who entered the store and exited shortly before the reported robbery, the release stated.

Anyone with information on this incident is asked to contact the Hanover Park Police Department at 630-823-5500.