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Robber threatens to stab clerk in holdup at Noco station in Lackawanna

A man threatened to stab a clerk early Thursday during a robbery at a 24-hour gas station/food mart on Hamburg Turnpike in Lackawanna, police said.

The holdup occurred at 4:30 a.m. at the NOCO Express, 2530 Hamburg Turnpike, reported Capt. Joseph Leo of the Lackawanna Police Department.

“Open the register and give me some money or I will stab you,” the bandit said, according to Leo.

The suspect escaped on foot with an undetermined amount of money.