Easton Police look for armed robber

Two young men robbed at gunpoint Saturday night

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Published: Dec 31 2012 08:13:31 AM EST
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EASTON, Pa. -

Easton detectives are looking for an armed robber who held up two young men Saturday night.

Police said the incident  happened just before 10 p.m. in a building in the area of North Union and Northampton streets.

Two men, aged 18 and 21, told police they were robbed of around $80 in cash, plus IDs, debit cards, cell phone and Social Security card.

The robber was described as a short black man, wearing dark gray sweatpants and a black hooded sweatshirt. He was carrying a handgun.

Anyone with information should call Detective Rush at 610-250-6639.