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Suspect robs Walgreen's on Northport Drive


MADISON (WKOW) -- Police say a robbery happened at the Walgreen's on Northport Drive.

According to the Madison Police Department, a suspect enters the Walgreen's on the 1700 block of Northport Drive. To get inside, the suspect broke the glass door with a rock. The suspect enters the closed store and jumps over the cashier counter.

The suspect grabs boxes of cigarettes. A female employee hears the commotion and approaches the front of the store. When she tries to stop the suspect, he shoulder-butts her causing her to fall and then the suspect runs away.

The victim was not injured.

Police say they're looking for a black man in his mid 20's. He's about 6-feet tall and was wearing a tan or brown hat, camo sweatshirt, camo pants and tan boots.

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