Circle K and North End Market robbed in Warren - WFMJ.com News weather sports for Youngstown-Warren Ohio

Circle K and North End Market robbed in Warren

Posted: Updated:
WARREN, Ohio -

Warren police are investigating robberies at two convenience stores that took place on Mother's Day.

The cashiers on duty at the Parkman Road Circle K tell police that two men, one armed with a handgun and the other carrying a short barreled shotgun came into the store at around 5:30 a.m. Sunday.

One of the cashiers was able to slam the door of the safe shut as the robbers approached.

While one of the suspects attempted to open the safe, the other scooped up about $200 from the register drawer before running out of the store and then north on Parkman Road.

Police who reviewed surveillance video say both of the suspects were wearing hoodies and ski masks.

None of the three employees were injured, but one of them told police they believe that one of the suspects robbed the same store on Monday of the previous week.

That same night before midnight, the person working at the North End Market on North Park Avenue says a masked man with a gun threatened to shoot him unless he filled a bag with money.

The suspect also demanded that the victim hand over a silver bracelet he was wearing, and took some Cigarillos before fleeing.

The employee wasn't hurt.

In addition to the bracelet, it's estimated that the robber got away with $600.

  • More NewsMore>>

  • Protests worldwide against US idea of auto import tariffs

    Protests worldwide against US idea of auto import tariffs

    Thursday, May 24 2018 1:42 PM EDT2018-05-24 17:42:48 GMT
    (Chinatopix via AP). In this Jan. 14, 2015 photo, Chinese customs officials inspect cars being loaded for export at a port in Qingdao in eastern China's Shandong province. China said Thursday, May 24, 2018, that it will "firmly defend" its rights and i...(Chinatopix via AP). In this Jan. 14, 2015 photo, Chinese customs officials inspect cars being loaded for export at a port in Qingdao in eastern China's Shandong province. China said Thursday, May 24, 2018, that it will "firmly defend" its rights and i...
    China says it will "firmly defend" its rights and interests against what it calls the Trump administration's abuse of national security provisions in trade.More >>
    China says it will "firmly defend" its rights and interests against what it calls the Trump administration's abuse of national security provisions in trade.More >>
  • Cafaro Foundation donates $17,000 to keep Bazetta Park open

    Cafaro Foundation donates $17,000 to keep Bazetta Park open

    Thursday, May 24 2018 1:39 PM EDT2018-05-24 17:39:30 GMT

    The Cafaro Foundation donated $17,000 to keep Bazetta Township Park open after the park nearly closed due to lack of funds.  

    More >>

    The Cafaro Foundation donated $17,000 to keep Bazetta Township Park open after the park nearly closed due to lack of funds.  

    More >>
  • Inside: Armed teacher training

    Inside: Armed teacher training

    Thursday, May 24 2018 1:36 PM EDT2018-05-24 17:36:44 GMT
    Every new school shooting thrusts gun control back into the headlines, and more recently the question of arming teachers as the next step in school safety. The Tactical Defense Institute in West Union, Ohio is a leader in firearms safety and defense training. The founder, John Benner is a thirty year veteran of  'We've trained over 13 hundred school staff and over 225 districts in Ohio" Benner said.  Benner is a no nonsense instructor, who calls active shooters ...More >>
    Every new school shooting thrusts gun control back into the headlines, and more recently the question of arming teachers as the next step in school safety. The Tactical Defense Institute in West Union, Ohio is a leader in firearms safety and defense training. The founder, John Benner is a thirty year veteran of  'We've trained over 13 hundred school staff and over 225 districts in Ohio" Benner said.  Benner is a no nonsense instructor, who calls active shooters ...More >>
  • More From wfmj.comHot ClicksMore>>

  • Critics: NFL decision chooses mainstream appeal over players

    Critics: NFL decision chooses mainstream appeal over players

    Thursday, May 24 2018 11:57 AM EDT2018-05-24 15:57:11 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chris Carlson, File). FILE - In this Thursday, Sept. 1, 2016, file photo, San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick, middle, kneels during the national anthem before the team's NFL preseason football game against the San Diego Chargers...(AP Photo/Chris Carlson, File). FILE - In this Thursday, Sept. 1, 2016, file photo, San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick, middle, kneels during the national anthem before the team's NFL preseason football game against the San Diego Chargers...
    Critics say the NFL's decision to force players to stand during the national anthem if on the field say the policy prioritizes the league's mainstream appeal over athletes.More >>
    Critics say the NFL's decision to force players to stand during the national anthem if on the field say the policy prioritizes the league's mainstream appeal over athletes.More >>
  • What is lava haze? A look at Hawaii's latest volcanic hazard

    What is lava haze? A look at Hawaii's latest volcanic hazard

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 3:45 PM EDT2018-05-22 19:45:48 GMT
    (U.S. Geological Survey via AP). In this image provided by the U.S. Geological Survey, lava from fissure 20 enters the ocean near Pahoa, Hawaii on Sunday, May 20, 2018. The volcano that is oozing, spewing and exploding on Hawaii's Big Island has gotten...(U.S. Geological Survey via AP). In this image provided by the U.S. Geological Survey, lava from fissure 20 enters the ocean near Pahoa, Hawaii on Sunday, May 20, 2018. The volcano that is oozing, spewing and exploding on Hawaii's Big Island has gotten...
    White plumes of acid and extremely fine shards of glass are billowing into the sky over Hawaii as molten rock from Kilauea volcano pours down a hillside and into the ocean.More >>
    White plumes of acid and extremely fine shards of glass are billowing into the sky over Hawaii as molten rock from Kilauea volcano pours down a hillside and into the ocean.More >>
  • School shooting victims killed attempting to ward off gunman

    School shooting victims killed attempting to ward off gunman

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 2:57 PM EDT2018-05-22 18:57:28 GMT
    (AP Photo/Fareed Khan). Abdul Aziz Sheikh, center, father of Sabika Sheikh, a victim of a shooting at a Texas high school, shows a picture of his daughter in Karachi, Pakistan, Saturday, May 19, 2018. The Pakistani foreign exchange student is among tho...(AP Photo/Fareed Khan). Abdul Aziz Sheikh, center, father of Sabika Sheikh, a victim of a shooting at a Texas high school, shows a picture of his daughter in Karachi, Pakistan, Saturday, May 19, 2018. The Pakistani foreign exchange student is among tho...
    An outgoing and 'really funny' student who blocked the door to try to prevent the gunman from entering the classroom and an exchange student who aspired to work in civil service were among the 10 people killed at a...More >>
    An outgoing and 'really funny' student who blocked the door to try to prevent the gunman from entering the classroom and an exchange student who aspired to work in civil service were among the 10 people killed at a Texas high school.More >>
Powered by Frankly
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2018 WFMJ. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms