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Deputies search for robbery suspects

Jun 23, 2014 -- 4:50pm

The Cape Girardeau County Sheriff's Office is looking for two people in connection to a possible robbery Monday afternoon.   Captain David James says a man was driving on County Road 618 just off Route W around 1:30 p.m. when he saw a female with a red torn tank top in the road. He stopped to check on her and, allegedly, a white male in a white t-shirt and ski mask came out of the woods with a knife. The men scuffled, and then two assailant and woman ran away. James says the department is warning you against picking up hitchhikers in the area. If you have any information about today’s/Monday’s incident, call the Sheriff's Office at (573) 243-3551.


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