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Armored Truck Robbed In St. Paul

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By Rachel Slavik, WCCO-TV

ST. PAUL (WCCO) — Police are investigating after an armored truck was robbed in St. Paul early Friday morning.

According to authorities, a Dunbar Armored vehicle was making a stop at a SuperAmerica convenience store at Energy Park and Lexington Avenue.

A man with a gun approached the guard at the ATM inside the store. There was a scuffle and the robber took off with cash and the guard’s gun.

Police confirmed about $70,000 was taken this morning, but have since said they are not commenting on the amount.

Police said they haven’t made any arrests yet.

The Minneapolis FBI office described the suspect as a black male in his 30s standing about 6 feet to 6 feet, 2 inches tall. He was wearing a black stocking cap and took off in a black SUV.

The FBI also released surveillance photos from the robbery.

Anyone with any information is asked to call the FBI at (612) 376-3200.

SLIDESHOW: FBI Releases Surveillance Images Of Robbery

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