2 Discount Stores Robbed

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    An armed robbery in the Strawberry Mansion section of the city. (Published Sunday, Dec 29, 2013)

    Two different discount stores were robbed Saturday night leaving police in two states searching for clues.

    Armed robbers stole a large amount of cash from the Dollar General store on the 2800 block of Ridge Avenue in the Strawberry Mansion section of Philadelphia shortly after 9 p.m., according to reports.

    Philadelphia Police could be seen inside the store following the heist searching for evidence.

    A separate armed robbery occurred as employees of the Dollar Tree on the 200 block of South Main Road in Vineland, N.J. were leaving around 10:30 p.m., according to reports.

    Reports indicate the suspects in the second theft took off with the store's night deposit.

    Police didn't release descriptions of any suspects involved.

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