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Incident Report for Case #2018-341662

Incident Type


Incident Date

09/02/2018 - 3:25 AM


3401 University Ave (Shell Gas Station)


Male, unknown race but possibly Hispanic or Caucasian, 5'08" to 5'09", slender build, wearing a black hooded jacket with the hood up, and armed with a knife


Male, 37 years old


The Madison Police Department responded to the report of an armed robbery at the Shell gas station this morning.  The clerk at the station reported the suspect (see above for description) entered the store and came behind the counter.  The suspect held a knife to the throat of the clerk and demanded cash from the register.  The suspect then left with an undisclosed amount of cash.  The clerk was not injured. 

This investigation is ongoing.  In anyone has information regarding this incident, they are encouraged to contact the Madison Police Department or Madison area Crimestoppers. 

Released 09/02/2018 at 4:46 AM by Lt. Daniel Nale

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