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Armed robbery and car theft in Texarkana, TX

TEXARKANA, TX (KSLA) -

Texarkana, TX police are investigating an overnight armed robbery that happened about 10 p.m. Saturday.

Two men, demanded money from the clerk at the Family Dollar store on South Lake Drive. Investigators say the men wore masks and gloves. There was one customer in the business at the time, and no one was injured.

The robbers made their get away after stealing one of the employees vehicle. Investigators located that vehicle just minutes after the robbery about 2 miles from the store.

A few weeks ago a similar robbery occurred at a Dollar General store in Village, TX where the robbers left the scene by stealing a car.

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