EPD questioning suspect after Monday night robbery

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EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WEHT) — Police say a suspect is currently being questioned in connection to a robbery at Lovers Playground on N. Main Street in downtown Evansville.

It happened around 7:20 on Monday night.

EPD says a man with a gray beard and mustache robbed the store around 7:20 Monday night.

Police say the man’s face was not covered, and he used a knife during the robbery.

About $300 was taken from the cash register, police say.

Authorities say a K-9 unit tracked the suspect to a house.

A search warrant was issued, and police tell us that a suspect matching the description of the robber was located at that house.

Police say that suspect is currently being questioned.

We’re told no one was injured during the robbery.

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(This story was originally published on March 9, 2020)

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