Madison police search for man involved in armed robbery at BP gas station

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Madison police are searching for the man involved in an armed robbery at a BP gas station Monday morning.

According to the incident report, officers were sent to the BP in the 4200 block of East Washington Avenue at 7:45 a.m. after a report of an armed robbery.

Police said the man showed a gun, which was suspected to be semi-automatic. Among the items stolen was a white metal lock box.

The man was last seen going up Continental Lane and disappeared around Dwight Drive.

He was described as wearing layers on the top and light-colored jeans with black shoes. The report said the man also wore a blue facemask and hat combination.

An investigation is ongoing.

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