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Man dressed as construction worker robs Family Dollar store

Suspect at-large, no injuries reported

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SAN ANTONIO – A man armed with a large knife robbed a Southeast Side Family Dollar store late Saturday night.

San Antonio police said the store, located in the 1800 block of Rigsby Avenue, was about to close when the armed robber walked up to the front door at around 10 p.m.

Employees told police he went straight for the counter, pulled out the knife and demanded money from the clerk.

Police said he grabbed an unknown amount of money and fled on foot.

Employees gave police a description of the robber and added he was wearing a hard hat and safety vest when the robbery occurred.

Police said several customers were still in the store when the robber walked inside, but no injuries were reported.


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