Alleged Armed Robber Nabbed

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OLD LYCOMING TOWNSHIP — An arrest has been made in an armed robbery in Lycoming County.

According to police, Chadwic Moriarty walked into a Family Dollar in Old Lycoming Township, near Williamsport around 8 a.m. Monday and locked the doors behind him.

Police said he showed the clerk a gun and put the weapon down on the counter while he took money from the register. That’s when the worker picked up the gun and pointed it at Moriarty.

Moriarty knocked the worker to the ground, grabbed the gun and left.

He was picked up in a cemetery about an hour later.

Moriarty is locked up with bail set at $150,000.