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Store clerk assaulted by armed robber

A Port Arthur store clerk received minor injuries in an armed robbery early Saturday morning.

The robbery happened at a store located at 2741 25th Street in Port Arthur.

According to a police spokesperson, the clerk was closing the business when he was assaulted.  The robber was armed with a handgun, but did not fire the weapon.

Port Arthur Police Sgt. Rowe said the robber took the clerk's wallet and ran away.

Officers searched the area but did not find the robber.

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