Schuylkill County Robbery Arrest

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POTTSVILLE — A teen is locked up on robbery charges in Schuylkill County.

Officers said the 17 year old walked into the Dollar General store along Arch Street in Pottsville around 11 a.m. Sunday bandages on his face.

According to police, he threatened the clerk with a knife and got away with money.

Witnesses gave police the name of the teenager who matched the description.

Officers said they found the suspect at his home with the clothing, knife, and cash.

He faces robbery, assault, and receiving stolen property charges.

His name has not been released.