Police investigating Lawrence County convenience store robbery
State police are investigating a Friday armed robbery at a Lawrence County convenience store.
A man walked into the Tic Toc Food Mart on Ellwood Road in Slippery Rock Township around 10:10 p.m. Friday brandishing a handgun and ordered one of two clerks inside to give him money, according to a news release.
The release did not say how much money the clerk gave the man before he left the store.
The man was described as white, between 30 and 40 years old, standing 5 feet 6 inches tall, with a stocky build.
Anyone with information about the robbery is asked to call state police at 724-598-2211.
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