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Armed, masked men rob Sharpsburg convenience store

Posted September 18, 2008 2:35 p.m. EDT

— Sharpsburg police were investigating the armed robbery of a convenience store early Thursday.

Store clerks told police that two masked men entered the L&L Convenience Store on Mill Branch Road around 2:30 a.m. The men displayed a handgun and demanded cash.

The robbers fled on foot with an undisclosed amount of money, officers said.

Police said they are reviewing surveillance video from the store as part of the ongoing investigation.

Anyone with information about the robbery was asked to call Police Chief B.C. Bissette at 252-977-1098.