Man in Obama Mask Robs NC Convenience Store

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A man wearing a President Barack Obama mask robbed a convenience store in North Carolina Wednesday, WXII-TV reported.

Police said the robbery occurred at a Sheetz convenience store in Winston-Salem at about 3:24am local time.

Surveillance video footage showed the masked man, who was armed with a handgun, demanding money from a store employee.

The man was seen driving away in a gold or silver vehicle but was later apprehended, WXII reported.