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Police: Armed robbers enter apartment, shoot wall

Published On: Dec 02 2012 11:39:31 AM EST   Updated On: Dec 03 2012 07:02:24 AM EST

Police investigating apartment robbery


Allentown Police said two men entered an apartment in the city late Saturday and fired a shotgun into the wall.

It happened around 11 p.m. Saturday at an apartment at 117 North Law Street, according to police.

Officials said two men entered the occupied apartment, one armed with a shotgun.  They said the men ordered three residents to the ground, and demanded money from a man inside the apartment.


Police said the three victims inside the apartment were then ordered into the basement, and the shotgun was fired into a wall.

No one was injured in the incident, but police said the robbers got away with an undetermined amount of money.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police.