Armed robbery at Austintown Dollar General

AUSTINTOWN — Dollar General on Raccoon Road was robbed last week by two armed men, according to a police report.

Around 8 p.m. Thursday two men approached two employees outside the store and ordered them back inside to open the safe. The men took money, cigarettes, a lighter, and $25 from one of the employees, the report says.

The suspects, described as black men wearing dark clothing, fled on foot with the stolen items in a yellow Dollar General bag. Witnesses reported the men running east away from the business. The suspects were tracked using a police dog but were not fo


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