YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WYTV) – Police are investigating an armed robbery of a Youngstown Dollar General store.
Police were called to the store, at 2023 Market St., around 6 p.m. Tuesday.
An employee told police that a man entered the store with a gun, jumped over the counter and made everyone in the store get on the ground. He then ordered an employee to open a cash register and grabbed the money from the cash register before running out of the store, according to a police report.
The robber was described as a light-skinned black man, approximately 6’3″ tall and 200 pounds, wearing a black cap, ski mask, light gray sweatpants, a hooded sweatshirt with a tiger emblem and white, blue and gray Jordan shoes.
Police are reviewing surveillance video of the robbery.