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Posted on: September 8, 2020

Armed Robbery 20-14930

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Incident Type: Armed Robbery

Incident Date: 9/8/20

Date of Release: 9/8/20

Case Number: 20-14930

Completed By: Sgt. Dan Varriale

On September 8, 2020, at approximately 4:45 a.m., Fitchburg Police responded to the Kelley Williamson Mobil gas station at 2956 Fish Hatchery Rd. for a hold up alarm. Officers arrived and learned the clerk was robbed at gunpoint. The suspect entered the store, pointed a gun at the clerk, and demanded money.  After being given an undisclosed amount of money, the suspect fled the scene. A K9 track was conducted, however, the suspect was not immediately located. Fitchburg Police was assisted by the Madison Police Department K9 and the Town of Madison Police.  There were no injuries and the investigation is ongoing. 

Suspect Description: A black male in his twenties, approximately 5’10" with a slender build, wearing a blue jogging suit, black mask, and white head covering.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is encouraged to call the Fitchburg Police at 270-4300 or Madison Area Crime Stoppers at 266-6014.

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