LONACONING - police are seeking a suspect in an armed robbery early Saturday at a convenience store in Lonaconing.

LONACONING - police are seeking a suspect in an armed robbery early Saturday at a convenience store in Lonaconing.
Deputies of the Allegany County Sheriff"s Office responded to the Pit-n-Go in Lonaconing just after midnight for a reported armed robbery.

The investigation revealed that a white male entered the business, brandished a weapon and forced the clerk to open the cash register. The male made off with an undisclosed sum of currency.

A red vehicle was seen leaving the area around that time.

A Cumberland City Police K9 was requested to the scene and the Maryland State Police assisted in checking the area.

Anyone with information is asked to call
the Allegany County Sheriff's office or C3I at 3017770326.