Santa Rosa police are looking for a man who robbed a 7-Eleven store at knifepoint early this morning.Police have identified the suspect as John Davenport, 59, of Santa Rosa, Sgt. Clay Van Artsdalen said.Police responded to the robbery at the store on Maple Avenue around 1 a.m. The store clerk said the suspect threatened him with a knife and demanded money, Van Artsdalen said. The suspect left with an undetermined amount of cash, Van Artsdalen said. Police found a knife at the scene.Sgt. Lisa Banayat said police were able to identify Davenport as the suspect because a witness to the robbery had seen him before and recognized him.Davenport is a black, 6 feet 2 inches tall and 210 pounds with black hair, brown eyes and a goatee, police said.
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