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Armed Robber Hits Jewelry Store

Posted on: 6:55 am, June 25, 2012, by , updated on: 06:56am, June 25, 2012

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PLAINS TOWNSHIP — Police in Luzerne County are looking for the man who robbed the owner of a jewelry store.

The armed robbery happened around 9 p.m. Sunday at A-1 Gold and Diamonds on Route 315 in Plains Township.

The owner was going to his car when a man wearing a plastic mask stopped him, flashed a gun, and made off with a bag of coins and gold, according to police.

The owner believes the robber left in a gray Ford Mustang.

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