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Attempted armed robbery in Blooming Grove

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BLOOMING GROVE (WKOW) --Dane County Sheriff's Deputies are investigating an attempted armed robbery at O'Reilly Auto Parts on S. Stoughton Road in the town of Blooming Grove.

Police say the incident occurred around 10:30 Tuesday night, when a man wearing a ski mask entered the store, displayed a hand gun and ordered two employees into a back room.

The suspect then left the store, and got in a nearby getaway vehicle. Police say no one was injured and it does not appear than anything was taken from the store.

Anyone with information on the suspect or the getaway vehicle is asked to call the Dane County tip line at (608) 284-6900. 

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