Police looking for Mercer County robbery suspect

Pennsylvania State Police are looking for an armed robbery suspect

East Lackawannock Township, Pa. (WKBN) – Pennsylvania State Police in Mercer County are looking for an armed robbery suspect.

Police said that just after 2 p.m. on Tuesday, a man walked into Bell’s Pet Shop, 580 S. Mercer St. in East Lackawannock Township and displayed a black handgun and demanded money from the clerk, according to a news release from PSP.

After the robbery, the man fled north on foot. He is described as a white male, approximately 5′-8″, with a thin build,  brown hair and is clean shaven. He was wearing a black sweat shirt and blue jeans.

Anyone with information leading to the identity of the suspect should contact PSP Mercer at 724-662-6162.

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