Police charge man with robbing Dee’s Cigar Store

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Erie police have charged a man with robbing Dee’s Cigar Store last week.

Police said Nahmar Green, 20, entered the store at 1705 State St., wearing a “Scream” movie mask last Wednesday, pointed a toy gun at the store owner and demanded cash.

Police said Green then fled the store on foot before the owner pursued Green and shot at him with his own handgun. Green was not hit by gunfire.

Charges against Green include robbery, theft and terrorist threats. Green is also changed with attempting to rob Dee’s Cigar Store the day prior to Wednesday’s robbery.

Green is in the Erie County Prison on $50,000 cash bond.

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