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Man robs mini mart in Carbon County

Published On: Dec 24 2013 08:39:14 AM EST   Updated On: Sep 26 2013 01:38:23 PM EDT

Mini mart robbed in Lehighton


Police are looking for the man who robbed a convenience store in Carbon County at knife-point.

It happened around 9:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Carbon Mini Mart at First and Iron streets in Lehighton.

A store employee said a man threatened her with a knife and then leaned over the counter and took money.


The robber was described as being more than six feet tall. He wore a black hooded sweatshirt, black pants, full face mask, white high-top sneakers and black gloves with white trim.

Anyone with information is asked to call the police department at 610-377-4003.