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2 robberies in Allentown at 7-Eleven, Top Star convenience stores

By 69 News, follow: @69news, news@wfmz.com
Published On: Dec 18 2012 12:25:15 PM CST
Updated On: Dec 18 2012 12:55:13 PM CST
ALLENTOWN, Pa. -

Robbers hit two difference convenience stores in Allentown Monday night, police said.

The first was at Top Star, at 2050 Tilghman Street around 10 p.m. by a single man who fled on foot with an undetermined amount of cash. Police aren't sure if there was a gun involved.

There were no injuries reported.

The second robbery took place around 11:50 p.m. at the 7-Eleven at 1801 S. Fourth St. Police said two Hispanic men demanded money. One had a handgun.

The two fled toward the rear of the store--but it's unclear whether they got away with any money.

There were no injuries.

If anyone has information about either of these incidents, call Allentown Police at 610-437-7721, or use the anonymous tip line at 610-439-5911.