86° F
Scattered Clouds
Scattered Clouds

Police: Armed robbery at Madison Inn

Published On: Jan 06 2014 10:39:49 PM EST   Updated On: Jan 07 2014 06:46:29 AM EST
Allentown police cars

A man entered a bar with a handgun and forced the bartender to open the cash register, police said.

Police say it happened around 7:40 p.m Monday at the Madison Inn at 1325 Turner St. in Allentown.

According to police, the armed man got away with an unknown amount of money.


There were no injuries during the robbery police say. 

The robber reportedly fled on foot and police attempted a canine search but were unsuccessful.  

They do not have a definite description of the suspect at this time.