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Armed robbery at tavern in Madison

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 MADISON (WKOW) -- A man robbed Chief's Tavern on Cottage Grove Road in Madison just before 2 a.m. Thursday morning.

Madison police say a black man in his early 20's forced several patrons outside the tavern back into the tavern by gun point.  He then ordered the bartender to give him money.

The suspect ran away and then got into a dark SUV.

Police say he is about 5 feet 10 inches tall and between 225 and 250 pounds.  He was wearing a full-headed ski mask, a hooded parka, and blue jeans.

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