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La Crosse Police investigate armed home robbery

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LA CROSSE, Wis. (WXOW)  - Two suspects are wanted by La Crosse Police after they break into a home Tuesday morning.

According to a statement from police, shortly before 9:00 a.m., two men entered a home on the 1000 block of State Street.  Once inside, the men woke up the two female residents. One of the robbers displayed a handgun and demanded money.

Once they got the cash, they left the home.

A description of the two men was provided by police:

Suspect 1: a Black male, approximately six feet tall, weighing 160-180 lbs. The man had a slender build.  He was wearing a black t-shirt and dark colored jeans.

Suspect 2: an Hispanic male, approximately 5'7" in height, weighing 160-190 lbs. with a stocky build.  He wore a black sweatshirt, dark colored jeans, and green/white tennis shoes.

The women told investigators both men were wearing black bandanas on their heads.  Both men are believed to be in their 20's.

Police are asking that anyone with information on the suspects to call them at 608-785-5962 or Crimestoppers at 784-TIPS (8477).

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