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UPDATE: Details of Mercer armed robbery released

Mercer County Sheriff's Deputies are investigating an armed robbery in Glenwood Tuesday.

The Mercer County Sheriff's Office says a male entered Pop's Sports Bar on Maple Acres Road around 3 a.m. by smashing the front door.

Once inside, police say the man pointed a handgun at an employee and demanded money. The suspect then fled with an undisclosed amount of cash.

According to dispatchers, detectives attempted to trail the suspect with bloodhounds.

The suspect is described as approximately 6' tall, 175 pounds with light colored jeans a light colored hoodie and black ski mask.

No one was harmed during the incident.

The case remains under investigation. If you have any information, contact the Mercer County Sheriff's Office.

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