2 masked thieves rob Family Dollar store at gunpoint, police say

Robbery reported Friday in North Miami

By Amanda Batchelor - Senior Digital Editor

NORTH MIAMI, Fla. - Two masked thieves robbed a Family Dollar store Friday at gunpoint, authorities said.

The robbery was reported about 1 p.m. at the Family Dollar at 1450 NE 125th St. in North Miami.

North Miami police said one of the robbers demanded money from the cashier, while the other thief, who was armed with a shotgun, jumped over the counter and removed cash from the register.

Police said the thieves ran off after the robbery.

Anyone with information about the robbers' identities is asked to call the North Miami Police Department at 305-891-8111 or Miami-Dade Crime Stoppers at 305-471-TIPS. 

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