MVPD investigating early-morning armed robbery of Huck’s store

MOUNT VERNON — Mt. Vernon police responded early Saturday morning to the Huck’s Convenience Store in the 3300 block of Broadway on a report of an armed robbery.

According to police, officers and detectives responded at approximately 6:30 a.m. to the report.

Upon their arrival they found that two black males had reportedly entered the business, one of them armed with a firearm. The offenders took an undetermined amount of money and also took an employee’s keys before fleeing.

The offenders have not been located at this time and the investigation is ongoing.