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Police Investigating Armed Robbery At Homewood Family Dollar

By: KDKA-TV News Staff

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) -- Pittsburgh Police are investigating an apparent armed robbery that took place at a Family Dollar store in Homewood North.

Police say the incident happened around 7 p.m. on Sunday night and when officers arrived at the scene, the male suspect had already fled.

Witnesses at the scene told police that a man entered the store, approached the counter, and demanded money from the cash register while pointing a gun at them.

He then allegedly fired a gunshot into the wall before taking money and running from the store.

No one was injured and police are continuing to investigate.

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