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Armed robbery near Madison campus, suspect at large


UPDATE (WKOW) --- Police are done searching for the suspect. 

He has not been found.

UW Police and Madison Police will continue to investigate.

If you have any information you should call police.


MADISON (WKOW) -- A WiscAlert went out to the UW campus this morning, alerting students of an armed robber in the area.

The incident happened in a parking lot near Charter and Spring.  The victim stated his wallet was taken, but he was not hurt.

The suspect took off running on a bike path adjacent to Regent Street.  He's described as a Hispanic male, 5'8", and was last seen wearing a red hoodie, jeans and black jacket.

Madison police and a K-9, along with UW Madison Police are actively searching the area.

If you see this person, you are to call 911 immediately.

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