Alleged Robber Holds Knife To Cashier’s Throat


SCRANTON — Police in Lackawanna County are looking for the man who robbed a business at knife-point.

It happened just before 5 p.m. Wednesday at Dollar General on Main Street in Fell Township, near Simpson.

Authorities say the man jumped the counter, held a knife to the cashier’s throat and got away with cash.

Police have not released how much money was allegedly stolen.

Anyone with information on the robbery is asked to State Police in Dunmore at 570-963-3156.


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