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Armed robbery reported at liquor store near Five Points

Lafayette police are responding to an armed robbery at a liquor store.

Posted: Jan 17, 2020 10:03 AM
Updated: Jan 17, 2020 12:17 PM

LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI) — Lafayette police are responding to an armed robbery at a liquor store.

Police say it happened at the Bar Barry Liquors near Five Points on Main Street at about 9:20 Friday morning.

According to police, a man came into the store with a knife and confronted the female clerk. The woman has a cut to her neck, but is going to be okay. 

The man stole cash and the clerk's phone and ran in an unknown direction.

Police say the man is in his thirties and was wearing a blue sweatshirt with white writing at the time of incident. 

Police K-9's are tracking the scent in the area. 

If you know anything about the incident, you are asked to call Lafayette Police at (765) 807-1200.

This story will be updated. 

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