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Cape Girardeau police search for suspect in strong-arm robbery

Cape Giardeau police are investigating a downtown strong-arm robbery. Cape Giardeau police are investigating a downtown strong-arm robbery.
CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO (KFVS) - Cape Girardeau police are still looking for a suspect after a strong-arm robbery just after 10 p.m. on Wednesday.

Sergeant Rick Schmidt said the incident happened in the parking lot off of Independence and Main Street near Mixing 10.

Schmidt said a man came up to a woman in her car and then ran off with her purse.

The man reportedly did not use any weapons.

Police are still looking for a white male, wearing a Carhartt jacket and earrings.

If you have any information, you are asked to call police. The number to the anonymous tip line is 573-339-6313.

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