Murphysboro Police Investigating Armed Robbery


By WSIL Manager

MURPHYSBORO -- Police in Murphysboro are investigating an armed robbery at Huck's convenience store.

It happened late Sunday, just before midnight, at 1937 Walnut Street. 

Officers say a black man armed with a handgun entered the store and demanded money. The man then took the cash and fled.

He is described as being between 5'8" and 5'10" tall and 200 to 230 pounds.

Police say the clerk was not injured.

Anyone with information about the robbery is asked to call Murphysboro Police at (618) 684-2121.

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