Cape Girardeau police looking for 2 suspects after armed robbery

Updated: Jun. 8, 2018 at 3:35 PM CDT
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CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO (KFVS) - Cape Girardeau police are looking for two suspects after an armed robbery on Friday, June 8.

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According to Sgt. Rick Schmidt, it happened near 100 Minnesota Ave. in Cape Girardeau, Mo., between Tipton's and Campbell Mattress.

A Cape Girardeau resident was walking in an alley and was confronted by two black males

One suspect had a gun, and demanded money and got it from the victim.

One suspect hit the victim and took off running south.

Police are still looking for two black males; one wearing a blue shirt and jean shorts. The other suspect was wearing a white t-shirt gray sweatpants

The victim was not taken to the hospital but did have non-life-threatening injuries.

Another robbery happened around 3 p.m. near the Red Star Boat Ramp area at Main and Second Street. It's not clear if the two incidents are related.

Police are still investigating.

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