Police: Man Admits to Mini-Mart Robbery

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WILKES-BARRE -- Wilkes-Barre police said a man admitted to holding up a mini-mart flashing a big piece of metal yesterday.

Turkey Hill on East Main Street was robbed early Sunday morning.

Authorities picked up Ryan McGovern, 25, from Plains Township on a bench near Wilkes-Barre yesterday.

Police said he had two cartons of cigarettes and the same amount of money taken during the hold up.