Wednesday, Apr 23, 2014
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Tips sought on armed robbery at Avon Park convenience store


AVON PARK -Authorities are looking for information on an armed robbery that happened at approximately 11:30 a.m. Monday at the M&H Convenience Store, 2532 S.R. 17 S., Avon Park, according to a news release.

The robbers stole "miscellaneous items" from the store and an undisclosed amount of cash, said the Highlands County Sheriff's Office. No one was injured.

No other details are being released at this time as the investigation is in its early stages, the sheriff's office said.

Anyone with information is requested to call detective Jason Mulligan at 863-253-1266.

Anyone with information who wants to remain anonymous and be eligible for a cash reward is asked to call Heartland Crime Stoppers at 1-800-226-TIPS (8477), or go to


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