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Cape Mart clerk reports armed robbery

Jan 16, 2013 -- 10:08am


Southeast Missourian

Police are investigating a report of an armed robbery at the Cape Mart convenience store Monday night. The clerk telling police a man with a gun got away with an unknown amount of cash. Police responded about 9:40 pm to a report of a robbery, according to spokesman for the Cape Girardeau Police Department Darin Hickey. The suspect is described as taller than 6 feet, thin and dressed in dark clothing. The man reportedly revealed a handgun and demanded money before he fled the scene on foot. No suspects were in custody late Wednesday but police continue to investigate.

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