[UPDATE 4:24 p.m.] 30 Pounds of ‘Crops’ Taken in Armed Robbery, Reports Blocksburg Resident
A dispatcher at approximately 2:50 p.m. relayed information to officers that a 211, an armed robbery, had just occurred in the 8000 block of Homestead Road in the Blocksburg area. The dispatcher informed the officers that the reporting person said that “30 pounds of crops [were] taken at gunpoint” by a woman and a man. The gun reportedly used was a handgun.
Law enforcement is headed into the area searching for a suspect vehicle.
UPDATE 3:19 p.m.: Law enforcement has a vehicle matching that of the suspects in view and is running the registration.
UPDATE 3:25 p.m.: Two detained.
UPDATE 4:24 p.m.: A reader sent in this photo.