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Knife-wielding robber holds up Get-Go store

| Thursday, May 1, 2008

ROSTRAVER TOWNSHIP - Police are investigating an armed robbery that took place this morning at the GetGo convenience store and gas station on state Route 51 near the intersection of Interstate 70.

According to township police, the incident took place 4:27 a.m. when a white man armed with a knife entered the store and went around the counter.

Wielding the knife to the robber demanded money from the cashier.

The cashier opened the cash register drawer and gave the bandit an undetermined amount of money. The robber then took off in an undetermined direction.

According to police, the actor is described as a white male, 5-feet, 10-inches tall, with a heavy build. The suspect has brown hair and some facial hair.

He was wearing a brown, hooded sweatshirt, blue jeans and brown boots.

Anyone with information should call police at (724) 929-8811. All information will remain confidential.

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