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Armed robbery foiled at Port Arthur Walgreens

Port Arthur police are investigating a Tuesday morning robbery at Walgreens on Highway 365.

It happened around 6:30 a.m.

According to an officer on the scene, an armed man walked into the store and tried to rob the clerk but was unsuccessful. Police say he then fled.

Police are currently at Walgreens looking at surveillance video and patrolling the area looking for the suspect.

12News has a crew on the scene and will have new information as it becomes available.

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