Armed robbery reported at Champaign convenience store

Armed robbery reported at Champaign convenience store

CHAMPAIGN — Police are investigating an armed robbery Thursday at a convenience store in west Champaign.

Nobody was reported hurt.

Police said a man reportedly carrying a handgun entered the HP Sprinter store, 2401 W. Springfield Ave., C, shortly after 9 p.m. Thursday and demanded money.

The robber took the money and left the store.

A description of the robber was not immediately available on Thursday night.

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