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Armed robbery near Madison campus, suspect at large

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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.

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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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