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Police: Man fired shot, attempted to rob convenience store

Published On: Oct 27 2012 10:10:05 AM EDT   Updated On: Oct 27 2012 06:23:11 PM EDT

Armed robbery investigation in Allentown


Allentown Police are investigating after a man fired a shot and robbed a convenience store Friday night.

Police said they were dispatched to the Dominguez Grocery store at 517 Gordon street around 8:10pm Friday.

The victim told police a Hispanic male entered the store, pointed a gun at the clerk and said "you know what I want."   Police said during the course of the robbery, the actor fired one shot in the direction of the clerk.


No one was injured during the incident, according to police, and nothing was taken.

The investigation is ongoing, and anyone with information is asked to contact Allentown Police.