- Associated Press - Thursday, January 7, 2016

NEWARK, Del. (AP) - New Castle County Police are looking for two men who tried to rob a Newark convenience store.

It happened about 12:50 a.m. Thursday at a 7-11 located on South Gerald Drive, police said in a news release. Officers say one man walked to the refrigerated cases while the other man entered the store covering his face.

Authorities say an employee escaped to a rear room and locked the door.

The two robbers fled on foot.

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