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Burglars Raid Scranton Store

Posted on: 11:56 am, January 11, 2013, by

SCRANTON — Police are looking for the person responsible for stealing cash and cigarettes from a grocery store in Lackawanna County.

Himalayan Grocery along Pittston Avenue in Scranton was burglarized between Wednesday night and Thursday morning, according to police.

They believe the burglar got in through a side window and made off with about $500, about 100 packs of cigarettes, and a laptop computer.

The owner said he accidentally left the register unlocked, and the store’s security cameras are broken.

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