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Incident Report for Case #2018-290820

Incident Type


Incident Date

07/30/2018 - 10:07 PM


2604 East Washington Ave. (Papa John's Pizza)


B/M, early 20s, white or grey zipper hoodie with hood drawn tightly over face, red pants. Armed with a handgun.


Lone employee was standing at the back of the store on break.  Suspect entered the front door and walked to the back and located the employee.  Suspect points a handgun at her and demands money.  When the suspect turns his back, the employee flees out the back door.  The suspect leaves empty handed prior to police arrival.  K9 track conducted.  Suspect description matches the earlier robbery on Cottage Grove Road.   

Released 07/31/2018 at 12:10 AM by Sgt. David Compton

The location shown is approximate & may not be accurate.