Armed robberies at stores have become so common the Vermont State Police has developed a guide on what to do if your business is being held up.
It provides tips on how to be safe and be a good witness. Troopers are going to stores to hand out the guide and talk with owners, managers and workers. The guide also can be found online at the state police website.
Statewide this year, there have been 50 reported armed robberies -- including 19 where a handgun was displayed.
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