Crime

2 men steal cigarettes from Kwik Trip using screwdriver, crowbar

MADISON, Wis. - Two men stole cigarettes from wik Trip on East Washington Avenue using a screwdriver and a crowbar, according to a news release from the Madison Police Department. 

Police said the men took a "high-dollar" amount's worth of cigarette cartons at about 2:37 a.m. Monday. The burglars were out of the store in just over a minute. 

Police are looking to identify the two burglars using surveillance photos. 

The first burglar was wearing a dark-colored hooded sweatshirt with Wisconsin written in red, a black ski mask, a gray skull cap, dark blue pants and black gloves. He had a screwdriver with an orange handle. 

The second burglar was wearing a black hooded sweatshirt with a white T-shirt underneath, light blue jeans, black Nike Air Force One shoes with a gray Nike logo and white latex gloves. He had a black crowbar. 

The investigation into the non-residential burglary is ongoing. 

This story has been edited to reflect the fact that the crime is being investigated as a burglary, not a robbery. 

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