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Police seek suspect in armed robbery

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LA CROSSE, Wis. (WXOW) - La Crosse Police are looking for a man after an armed robbery of a payday loan store in La Crosse.

Police were called to the Check N' Go store at 4304 Mormon Coulee Road around 10:45 a.m. Monday morning.

An employee at the store said that a black male came into the store with a handgun, demanded cash, then left with the money. How much cash the robber got is being determined.

The suspect is described as a black male about 5' 10" and 175 to 200 lbs.  He has a medium build, dread locks and facial hair.  Police said he was last seen wearing an "AIR JORDAN" black sweatshirt, sunglasses, black and red Chicago Bulls hat and black and white Air Jordan Shoes.

Police continue to search for the man.

Anyone with information on the suspect or the robbery is asked to contact La Crosse Police at 608-785-5962 or La Crosse Area Crimestoppers at 608-784-TIPS.  You can also text 'LAXTIPS' and your tip to 274637 ("CRIMES") or visit www.lacrossecrimestoppers.com to report information online.

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