Mercer County Bar Victim Of Armed Robbery

March 14, 2013
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A Mercer County bar was robbed at gunpoint on Tuesday night.

Investigators say the establishment in Otter Township was being closed by employees when a man wearing a ski mask appeared, threatening them with a handgun and ordering them to open a safe.

The man fled with about $1,600 in cash.

Bar employees say they never saw the robber’s face, but estimated he stands about 6-feet-2 and weighs about 230 pounds.

The State Police at the Mercer County station in Jackson Center are investigating.

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