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Allentown man sentenced for convenience store robberies

Published On: Dec 24 2013 02:51:26 PM EST   Updated On: Nov 05 2013 01:29:24 PM EST

Man sentenced for convenience store robberies

ALLENTOWN, Pa. -

An Allentown man convicted of holding up a pair of convenience stores has learned his fate.

Officials say 19 year-old Javier Toro was sentenced Monday to 10 to 20 years in state prison.

Police say he robbed the Turkey Hill on Lehigh Street and the 7-Eleven on South Fourth Street last year.

He pleaded guilty in October.