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Police: Armed robbery at Madison Inn

By 69 News, (follow: @69news), news@wfmz.com
Published On: Jan 06 2014 09:39:49 PM CST
Updated On: Jan 07 2014 05:46:29 AM CST
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ALLENTOWN, Pa. -

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.