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LEWISTON – A smoke shop on Upper Mountain Road was robbed at knifepoint, State Police reported today.

The robbery at Gail’s Tobacco & Gas Outlet occurred sometime before 9 p.m. Tuesday, when a man entered the store and displayed a knife, police said. The robber, whose face was concealed by a scarf, fled after taking an unspecified amount of cash from the register.

Anyone with information on the crime is asked to call State Police at 434-1245 or 434-5889.