Police say a woman threatened to shoot a store clerk if she didn't pay up.
The alleged armed robbery happened at the Daily News on College Street in Burlington just before 2 p.m.
Authorities say the suspect went up to the counter demanding cash -- saying she would shoot if she did not get what she wanted.
The suspect did not show a gun and later fled on foot with an undisclosed amount of cash
She's described as a heavy white female, about 5'4" with dark brown hair.
Police say a male accomplice was waiting outside. He's said to be about 5'7" with a thin build.
Anyone with any information is asked to call police.