Police looking for man involved in east side attempted armed robbery

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Madison police said a man unsuccessfully tried to rob an east side sandwich shop late Wednesday night.

The incident happened at the Subway in the 4600 block of Cottage Grove Road just before 9 p.m. Wednesday.

According to police a white man in his 30s wearing a white hooded sweatshirt, a mask over his face, sunglasses and black gloves walked into the Subway, showed a black handgun and demanded money.

However, the clerk told him she didn’t have any money, so the man ran from the store without getting anything.

If you know anything about this incident, you are asked to call Madison police,