Convenience Store Robbed at Knifepoint

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A man with a knife got away with more than $700 in an early morning robbery in Carbon County.

Police were called about 2:30 a.m. to the Convenient Food Mart in the 600 block of Delaware Avenue in Palmerton.

Investigators said the man had a dark bandanna over his face and threatened the clerk with a folding knife with a black handle and a black blade. He was wearing a black sweat shirt with “Adidas” written on the front in white or gray letters.

The clerk was not hurt.

Anyone with information about the robbery is asked to call Palmerton police at 610-826-4055.