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Police arrest masked 7-Eleven robber

Courtesy of the City of Salem
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SALEM (WSLS 10) - The Salem Police Department has arrested a man in connection to a robbery at a 7-Eleven store.

Tymon Marquis Smith of Roanoke was arrested without incident Thursday afternoon. He's charged with robbery, petit larceny and wearing a mask to conceal identity.

Courtesy of the City of Salem
Courtesy of the City of Salem

Investigators say he robbed the 7-Eleven store in the 1700 block of E. Main Street on Wednesday around 4:12 a.m. He left the scene on foot with an undisclosed amount of cash.

Smith is currently being held in the Roanoke County-Salem jail without bond.