Two would-be robbers were scared off in an attempted break-in at a Schuylkill County business early today. State police at Schuylkill Haven said the incident occurred at Barr's Interstate Service Station and Mini-mart, located at 418 Suedberg Road, in Pine Grove Township.

Troopers said the two criminals drove a vehicle into the steel/glass entry doors about 3:57 a.m. to gain entry. The two entered the store but were scared off by the security alarm. The two fled within two minutes of their entry, troopers said.

Damages were estimated at $2,000.