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Repair Shop in Erie, PA, Robbed of $1,200 and 142 State Inspection Stickers

Lakeshore Service, Inc., in Erie, PA, was robbed at gunpoint this past Saturday. An employee was hit in the head by the thief who made off with $1,200 and 142 state inspection stickers. The shop employee grabbed a gun and chased after the robber, but was unable to find him.

Lakeshore Service, Inc., in Erie, PA, was robbed at gunpoint this past Saturday. An employee was hit in the head by the thief who made off with $1,200 and 142 state inspection stickers. The shop employee grabbed a gun and chased after the robber, but was unable to find him.

Below is the article as it appeared on the Erie Times-News website.

Millcreek police continue search for man who robbed auto repair shop

June 27, 2011
Staff report, Erie Times-News

Millcreek police are continuing their search today for a man who robbed an auto repair business at gunpoint on Saturday morning.

Police said a male employee of Lakeshore Service Inc., 5434 West Lake Road, was hit in the head by the man as he robbed the business of $1,200 in cash and 142 state inspection stickers shortly before 11 a.m. Saturday. The employee grabbed a gun after the incident and ran down the street looking for the robber, police said.

To read the entire article on the Erie Times-News website, visit http://www.goerie.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20110627/NEWS02/306279931/-1/news.

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