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Employee Injured in Store Robbery

Posted March 22, 2008 8:00 a.m. EDT
Updated March 22, 2008 3:42 p.m. EDT

— Three armed men robbed a store on University Drive and injured an employee Friday night, police said.

Three Hispanic men entered Cely's J. Store, at 3411 University Dr., around 8:30 p.m. They demanded employees hand over money and assaulted one worker, police said.

The employee sustained minor injuries.

The armed robbers ran into a wooded area behind the store, police said.

Anyone with information about the robbery was asked to call Sgt. Jack Cates at 919-560-4440, ext. 262 or Crime Stoppers at 919-683-1200.