Madison police investigate armed robbery on near east side

Madison police squad car

Madison police are looking for the person who held up two people walking on the city’s east side late Tuesday night.

The incident happened in the 300 block of South Brearly Street just after 11 p.m. Tuesday.

According to police, the two adults were walking down the street when they were confronted by a person carrying a handgun.

Police said the person took property belonging to both people and took off in a vehicle.

Anyone that knows anything about the incident is asked to call Madison Police.