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Police search for suspect after armed robbery

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MADISON (WKOW) -- The Madison Police Department looks for a suspect after an armed robbery at Rose Cottage Floral.

A lone employee was working late in the flower shop when a male entered the store asking to buy flowers. At the same time, the back door opened and the suspect entered and displayed a handgun.

The employee had a paring knife in her hand at the time and began slashing it at the suspect. The suspect immediately left the flower shop.

Police look for a white, male in his 30's. He was wearing a dark hood with a drawstring.

The incident happened about 8:00 p.m. on Thursday on the 3000 block of Atwood Avenue.

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