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Man Uses Fake Bomb To Rob Suburban Supermarket

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A police released picture of the device used by a man who attempted to rob a Montgomery County supermarket. (Whitpain Township Police Department) A police released picture of the device used by a man who attempted to rob a Montgomery County supermarket. (Whitpain Township Police Department)
BLUE BELL, Pa. -

Police are looking for the person who robbed a Montgomery County supermarket with a fake bomb.

It happened shortly before midnight the Giant Food Store on DeKalb Pike in Blue Bell.

Police say the suspect told a cashier he had a bomb strapped to him. He demanded money and then ran out of the store with the cash.

The bomb squad found a device at the supermarket, but it was not an explosive.

The suspect is described as white male, wearing a blue hooded sweatshirt, blue jeans and sneakers.

 

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