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Armed woman robs Mercer County service station

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Sunday, Dec. 2, 2012, 11:46 a.m.

A woman robbed a Mercer County gas station at gunpoint about 6 p.m. Saturday, state police said.

Police said no one was injured in the robbery at Dye's Service in the 2200 block of Mercer Road in Stoneboro, a borough of about 1,000. The robber pointed a semi-automatic handgun at an employee and ran away with an undetermined amount of cash, police said.

Police described the robber as a 5-foot-6, 160-pound woman wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt and light-colored jeans.

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