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Patron stops armed robber in Madison

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MADISON (WKOW) -- A patron helped police catch an armed robber in Madison early Monday morning.

According to the Madison Police Department, Jeremy L. Stanke went into The Alchemy Cafe on Atwood Avenue with a 31 inch black pipe and a green shirt around his face. 

Stanke told the bartender to give him all the money.  The bartender did, but then a patron at the bar overpowered the suspect and held him for police.

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