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April 2, 2013

Bedford business robbed at gunpoint

State police launch area manhunt

BEDFORD, Pa. —  Pennsylvania State Police are searching for a man who robbed a Bedford business at gunpoint Tuesday afternoon.

The suspect, wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, gray sweatpants and brown boots, displayed a handgun at Crown Jewelers on Lincoln Highway and demanded all the money from the cash drawer. The suspect fled the store on foot, according to a press release provided by Trooper Matthew Auker, the investigating officer.

A videotape of the 4:11 p.m. robbery will be available, said Auker.

Anyone who may have information concerning the crime is asked to call Auker at 814-623-6133 or email him at mauker@pa.gov.

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