Convenience Store Robbed Two Nights in a Row

WILKES-BARRE— A convenience store in Wilkes-Barre was robbed for the second night in a row.

Hazle Mart on Hazle Street was hit again Thursday night.

Officers say the man pointed a gun at the clerk and demanded money.

The robber took off with cash and cigarettes. No word how much money the crook got away with.

Authorities say on Wednesday night a man held up the store the same way.

Police have not said if the same person is behind the two armed robberies, and have not found either suspect.


  • unknown

    I’m so glad wilkes barre police are doing their job. I was at the movies 14 years ago and saw a cars windows busted into in the parking lot across the street and when i told the officer inside he said “oh well” I’m so glad wilkes barre police are cracking down on the crime! they’re doing a GREAT job!!!

    • smackawanna

      You’re right, but it’s not just Wilkes Barre. Things are “going from bad to worse” all over the world….

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