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Police investigating armed robbery

Published On: Dec 01 2012 02:18:01 PM EST   Updated On: Dec 01 2012 06:18:05 PM EST

Allentown police investigating armed robbery


Allentown Police are investigating after a convenience store was held up at gunpoint early Saturday morning.

Police said it happened around 2:45am at the Hess Mart at 2245 Lehigh Street.

According to police, three young Hispanic males entered the store armed with handguns.  They took food, cigars, cash and cell phones, officials said.


No one was injured in the hold-up, police said.

Police said the three males exited the store through the rear, and were last seen headed south toward railroad tracks.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Allentown Police.