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Woman robbed in her driveway


JANESVILLE (WKOW) -- Shortly after 10:00 Tuesday morning, the Janesville Police Department responded to a report of a robbery in the 1200 block of Joliet.

A female reported she had backed our of her garage and stopped in her driveway to look at some papers.  That's when, she says, a male opened the passenger door and climbed inside.

The man demanded money and threatened that he had a weapon, however, none was displayed.

After taking her money and some prescription medications, the suspect fled on foot.

The woman described the suspect as a black male in his 20's, wearing a black hat and a black hooded coat.

Officers and a K-9 team checked the area, but did not find the suspect. 

Anyone with information regarding this crime is asked to contact the Janesville Police Department at 608-755-3100 or Crimestoppers at 608-756-3636.

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