Police: Robber asks for cookie, cash at Pittsburgh Subway

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PITTSBURGH (AP) — Police say a robber asked for a cookie then demanded cash at a Subway store in Pittsburgh.

The heist occurred Wednesday afternoon at the store on East Carson Street.

Police say after asking for a cookie, the man placed his hand in his pocket as though he had a gun and told the clerk he wanted money from the cash register.

The bandit fled with an undetermined amount of cash.