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UPDATE: Police investigating robbery at Advance America

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UPDATE:

MONROE, La. (KNOE 8 News) - Monroe Police have released pictures of the suspect in Tuesday's robbery of the Advance America on Louisville Avenue.

Police say the suspect removed cash from the store after making an employee lie on the floor. The employee cooperated fully with the suspect, believing that he was armed with a handgun that was not seen.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Monroe Police Department at 329-2600 or Crime stoppers at 388-2274.

ORIGINAL STORY:

MONROE, La. (KNOE 8 News) - Monroe Police have been dispatched to an Advance America location investigating an armed robbery.

The cash advance business is located at 3112 Louisville Avenue in Monroe.

Monroe Police officials say that a black male wearing a gray sweatshirt robbed the store and then fled on foot.  Officials also say that he took an undisclosed amount of cash.

Stay tuned for more details as they come available.

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