MOUNT VERNON — The Mount Vernon Police Department is investigating a robbery that occurred at 3:42 this morning at the Duke and Duchess Shoppe at 814 Coshocton Ave.
A police report states that a masked robber, claiming to be armed, entered the store and forced a clerk to turn over an undisclosed amount of cash before fleeing from the store. The clerk was reportedly not injured.
Mount Vernon Police Captain George Hartz told the News that there are currently no suspects and asks anyone with information about this incident to contact the MVPD detective division at 393-9536.
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