Masked men rob Portage County convenience store at gunpoint

PORTAGE COUNTY, OH (WOIO) - An investigation is underway after an armed robbery at a Portage County convenience store.

The heist happened Wednesday night around 11PM at the Nemenz store on Tallmadge Road in Palmyra Township.

The Sheriff tells 19 Action News two masked thugs entered the store armed with handguns, and demanded cash from the clerk.

The losers then fled the store in a vehicle heading east on Tallmadge Road.

They are described as white men in their early 20s who fled in a gray car possibly displaying a temporary tag.

The Sheriff is requesting that anyone with information contact the Portage County Sheriff's Office at 330-296-5100.

The Sheriff also advises that these subjects are to be considered armed and dangerous.

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