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Armed robbery at Pike County, KY convenience store

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According to a news release sent to 13 News, an armed robbery occurred in Pike County, KY on Nov. 23 around 6:38 p.m.

Post 9 of the Kentucky State Police received a call of an armed robbery at the Meta Double Qwik.

According to the release, an unidentified man entered the business, brandished a weapon and demanded money from the clerk.

The man left the scene on foot with an undisclosed amount of cash and jumped into the back of a dark colored pick-up truck which was last seen traveling east on KY 194.

The robber is described as being 6' tall, weighing approximately 180 pounds.  The robber is described as having brown eyes and was wearing blue jeans and a brown jacket.

The Kentucky State Police are investigating. 

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Kentucky State Police at Post 9 at 1-800-222-5555 or 1-606-433-7711.