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Troopers: Armed Robbery at Verizon Wireless in Luzerne County

HAZLE TOWNSHIP — Two men showed a gun and then robbed a cell phone store in Luzerne County.

Surveillance photos were sent in to Newswatch 16 from the Verizon Wireless store near Hazleton.

State police said two men walked into the store on Airport Road just before 1:00p.m. on Sunday, showed a gun, then took phones and tablets from the store.

According to troopers, both robbers covered their faces with masks during the robbery in Hazle Township.

State police said no one was hurt in the robbery in Luzerne County.

Anyone with information can call the State Police at Hazleton.


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