New Castle police make arrest in convenience store robbery

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The New Castle City Police Department has made an arrest in a convenience store robbery.

NEW CASTLE, Pa. (WKBN) – The New Castle City Police Department has made an arrest in a convenience store robbery.

Lance Johnson, Jr. is facing several charges including robbery, theft, receiving stolen property and possession of a controlled substance.

Johnson is accused of robbing Market 24 on E. Washington Street on Wednesday.

Police say Johnson entered the store around 2:25 a.m. and demanded money from the cash register. He then left with the cash toward Raymond Street.

Johnson was arraigned and bond was set at $25,000. He is being held in the Lawrence County Jail.

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