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UPDATE: Suspect in Janesville robbery arrested

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JANESVILLE (WKOW) -- Janesville police say they've arrested the suspect who robbed a gas station Sunday evening.

Officials say 32-year-old Nathanial Johnson was taken in custody Monday morning for the robbery at Stop-n-Go located at 1604 Racine Street.

Police say they found the suspect after receiving several tips indicating Johnson committed the robbery.

Officials say a detective interviewed Johnson, and he confessed to the crime.

Johnson faces robbery and parole violation charges.

 

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JANESVILLE (WKOW) -- Janesville police are investigating an armed robbery at a gas station.

Just before 8:00 p.m. Sunday, an officer responded to the Stop-n-Go gas station at 1604 East Racine Street. Investigators say it was a report of a strong armed robbery. The suspect didn't show a weapon, but implied he had one.

Police say the suspect left on foot with an undisclosed amount of cash. He's described as a short white man, about 5'4" tall, wearing a tan colored hoodie, with a shaved head and tattoos of tear drops on his face.

Anyone with information should call police.

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