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Madison ice cream shop robbed at knife point


MADISON (WKOW) -- A Madison woman was arrested after allegedly robbing an ice cream shop early Saturday afternoon.

Police say 29-year-old Elizabeth Aswegan walked into the Chocolate Shoppe Ice Cream store on the 1700 block of Fordem Avenue at around 1:00 p.m.

Aswegan allegedly displayed a knife and demanded money. 

Witnesses gave a description of Aswegan and the vehicle she reportedly fled the scene with, including the license plate.

Police stopped the suspect vehicle about 10 minutes after the crime was reported. Aswegan was taken into custody without incident.

A knife and cash was located in the vehicle.

Online reporting by Brock Bergey

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