New Castle News

August 8, 2013

Armed robbery reported

By Staff
New Castle News

NEW CASTLE — Police were responding to a report of an armed robbery in Mahoningtown early last evening.

Officers were told an armed man entered the Last Minute Mart on Route 18 around 5:45 p.m. and demanded money.

The robber reportedly put a gun to a clerk’s head, then left the store after receiving money.

It does not appear that any shots were fired in the incident.