Armed robbery in Lancaster County

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Pennsylvania State Police say a man robbed a Dollar General Store in Lancaster County, at gunpoint over the weekend.  It happened at about 6:45 pm Sunday evening at the store along the 3300 block of Lincoln Highway East, in Paradise Township.

The bandit armed with a black handgun walked into the store and demanded cash from the cash register. He got away with $248.25 and some miscellaneous merchandise. There were no reported injuries.

The suspect is described as a white male, about 5 feet 8 inches tall, with facial hair. He wore a black hat, sunglasses, a red tee-shirt and blue jeans.

Anyone with information on the case is asked to contact State Police, Lancaster Barracks at (717) 299-7650.