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Port Arthur store clerk robbed at gunpoint, no injuries reported

Robber took an unspecified amount from Family Food Mart on 7th Street.

PORT ARTHUR, Texas — Port Arthur police are looking for a robber who held a store clerk at gunpoint Monday evening.

A police department news release says it happened around 6:30 p.m. at the Family Food Mart located at 2735 7th Street in Port Arthur.  The clerk said the robber threatened him with a gun and took cash before running away.

Police searched the area but were not able to find the robber.

This investigation is ongoing.

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