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Gas station robbery in Madison

MADISON (WKOW) -- Madison Police are searching for a man who they say robbed a downtown gas station, by asking for some change, then grabbing cash from the clerk.

The incident happened Wednesday afternoon at a BP on S. Park St.

The suspect entered the store and asked for change for four quarters. But when the clerk opened the register, the man jumped over the counter, grabbed the cash, and ran away.

He's described as a black man between 20 and 30 years old, 6'0 with short hair and a thin build, wearing a white t-shirt and dark blue jeans.

If you have any information, call Madison Area Crime Stoppers at (608) 266-6014 or text the keyword DANE along with a message of up to 160 characters, to CRIMES (274637).

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