Masked duo hit up 7-Eleven at gunpoint

Police are seeking two masked men who allegedly robbed a Fremont 7-Eleven store at gunpoint Wednesday.

After receiving a report of an armed robbery, officers responded to the 7-Eleven located at 39989 Farwell Drive, according to police.

The caller told police two masked men had entered the store just a few minutes earlier. One of the men pointed a handgun at an employee and took cash, as well as cigarettes, police said.

Additionally, witnesses told police the robbers fled the store in a silver sedan that was last seen heading toward Interstate Highway 880, according to police.

The robbers were described as two men who wore masks and gloves.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked contact police at (510) 790-6800.