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UPDATE: Alleged Armed Robber in Custody

STROUDSBURG — Police said the man who robbed a convenience store in Monroe County Friday night turned himself in Sunday night.

Investigators said Justin Simpson, 22, originally from New York robbed the Pump and Pantry on West Main Street in Stroudsburg around 11 p.m. Friday.

According to police, Simpson entered the store with a hood pulled over his head. He then demanded money from a clerk and had his hand in his pocket, making it appear to the clerk that he had a weapon. He made off with some money, but police have not said how much.

Simpson is charged with robbery, theft, and receiving stolen property.

 

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