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Early morning armed robbery on Central Avenue on Friday


ALBANY, N.Y. - Albany Police say they are investigating a robbery that occurred on Central Avenue on Friday.

According to authorities, at about 2:15 a.m., officers responded to Variety Convenience, located at 396 Central Avenue, for a report of a robbery.

When officers arrived, the clerk stated that two males entered the stored armed with what looked to be a handgun and demanded money.  The clerk complied and the suspects fled the scene with an undisclosed amount of cash.

The suspects are described as a white male and a black male with their faces covered.

 No injuries were reported during the incident.

The investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Albany Police Detective Division at (518) 462-8039.

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