By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Police are investigating after a store was robbed in Pittsburgh’s Homewood neighborhood.
Pittsburgh Public Safety said police responded to the Family Dollar store on Frankstown Avenue just before 6 p.m. on Tuesday after reports of an armed robbery.
ARMED ROBBERY: Pittsburgh police are at the Family Dollar on Frankstown Ave. in Homewood. An employee tells me a suspect came in and held her at gunpoint before taking off with money from the register. @KDKA pic.twitter.com/UXMtv6ZhAi
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An employee said a man threatened her with a pistol and stole about $700 from the two registers. Authorities said the man put the money in a green duffle bag and fled on foot.
The employee was not injured. There have been no arrests.