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Bus stop robbery attempt at gunpoint


Madison (WKOW) -- from Madison PD:  On Sunday night, the Madison Police were dispatched to the 800 block of West Washington Avenue for an armed robbery attempt.

  A 57-year old man indicated he was at a bus stop, waiting for a bus, when a man approached.

  The man asked the victim what time the bus was due to arrive, and then pulled out a handgun.

  The gunman demanded money.

  The victim reached in a pocket and pulled out his cell phone, and the perpetrator walked away.

  The perpetrator is described as a male, black, 20 years old, clean-shaven, wearing a dark-colored hooded sweatshirt with the hood up.

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