Armed man in monkey mask robs Lancaster convenience store

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A Sunoco A-Plus in Lancaster County was robbed by an armed man in a monkey mask Monday night. East Hempfield Township Police say it happened just before 11pm at the mini-mart located on Centerville Road.

Clerks described the suspect as being a white male, possibly in his fifties. He is of medium height and was wearing a black baseball style hat with white lettering, a monkey style mask, black suit and black shoes. The suspect demanded cash from the clerk and fled the store on foot towards the rear of the business with an undisclosed amount of cash. The suspect displayed a weapon, however no injuries were sustained as a result of this incident. Anyone with information related to this robbery is asked to call the East Hempfield Township Police Dept. at (717)898-3103.