WILKES-BARRE — City police said a man and a woman conspired to rob the Turkey Hill at Hazle Street and South Wilkes-Barre Boulevard early Tuesday morning.
Police said a black man and a black woman entered the store at about 3:13 a.m. and demanded a clerk to open the cash register. When the clerk opened the register, the man grabbed money and a handset from a telephone he ripped from its cord, police said.
No weapon was shown during the robbery.
Police described the woman as being 5 feet, 11 inches tall, medium build and wore gray sweat pants with a white stripe and a dark hooded sweatshirt pulled over her head.
The man is described as being 5 feet, 11 inches tall, thin build, and wore white sneakers, blue jeans, a dark hooded sweatshirt pulled over his head and a blue puffy down jacket.