La Crosse police are seeking public help to solve an armed robbery early today at the Kwik Trip at 1133 W. George St.
Witnesses told police a white male with a knife robbed the store, fled and ran east about 4:25 a.m.
No one was injured. The amount of cash taken was not yet determined, police said.
Police provided this description of the suspect:
- White male about 5 feet, 9 inches tall, with a slender build
- Wearing a black hoodie, dark pants, black shoes
- Wearing a blue bandana covering his face and blue latex gloves
- Carrying a folding knife about three inches long.
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Police are asking anyone living in the neighborhoods to the east of the Kwik Trip who may have exterior security cameras to review footage from immediately before and after 4:25 a.m. for anything that may aid the investigation.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact the La Crosse Police Department Sgt. Fitzgerald at 608-789-7219 or Investigator Delap 608-789-7216 reference case No. 19-41213.
To remain anonymous, contact La Crosse Area Crime Stoppers at 608-784-TIPS. You can also download the Crime Stoppers app “P3” to submit a tip via your smartphone.
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