Madison police investigate armed robbery

Madison police investigate armed robbery

Madison police were investigating an armed robbery at an east side house Saturday night.

Officers were called at 8:14 p.m. Saturday to the 10 block of Rustic Woods Court.

A resident told officers that there was on a knock on their door, and when they opened it the suspect forced his way into the house. The suspect demanded money from the victim and got in an altercation before running off. He was last seen running south from the residence.

The victim suffered minor injuries and was taken to a hospital.

Officers tried using canines to track the suspect but were unsuccessful.

The suspect is described as a black male in his 20s, wearing a black hoodie and jeans. He is between 5’9″ and 6′ tall and weighing 180-200 lbs.

Anyone with information should contact the Madison Police Department.