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Police Investgating Attempted Robbery in Wilkes-Barre


WILKES-BARRE– Police in Luzerne County are investigating an attempted robbery.

Officers said the incident happened just after 1a.m. on Hazle Street in Wilkes-Barre.

According to police, the victim was confronted by two men, and one of the suspects pulled out a gun.

The victim grabbed the gun and pulled out his own firearm.

Authorities said the two would-be robbers ran off down Hazle Street.

The victim suffered minor injuries.

Police in Wilkes-Barre are still investigating.

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