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Armed man robs Fayette County convenience store

| Monday, Dec. 31, 2012, 10:43 p.m.

State police are investigating an armed robbery at a South Union convenience store.

Police said a man entered the Circle K store on Hopwood-Fairchance Road carrying a black and silver-colored handgun. He demanded money from the clerk on duty around 10:25 p.m., police said.

The man, who was dressed in black clothing, left the store with an undisclosed amount of cash.

Anyone with information is asked to contact state police at Uniontown or Fayette County Crime Stoppers at 1-888-404-TIPS.

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