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Rash of dollar store robberies continue as man holds up Harrison Twp. store

Published: Sunday, November 19, 2017 @ 8:09 PM
Updated: Sunday, November 19, 2017 @ 8:45 PM
By: Breaking News Staff

Deputies are looking for a man who robbed a Family Dollar location in Harrison Twp. Sunday night. 

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Dispatchers received a hold-up alarm from the business at 5800 North Main Street around 7:50 p.m. Sunday. 

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A man entered the store, displayed a silver handgun, took cash, and fled the store on foot, according to investigators. 

A K9 officer was requested to attempt to track the suspect, but was unsuccessful. 

Deputies said they ‘could not confirm nor deny’ the suspect in Sunday’s robbery was the man wanted in a string of armed robberies across the region at dollar stores. 

Additional details were not available.