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Bluffton Road Family Dollar store robbed Monday night

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne’s NBC) Fort Wayne police are investigating an armed robbery that took place Monday night at 9:05 at the Family Dollar store in the 6400 block of Bluffton Road.

Police say they arrived at the scene and spoke with an employee, who said they were helping an customer when a masked man came inside the store with a gun.

They said the suspect walked up to the employee and told them to give him all of the cash in the register, except for the coins, and then fled.

The employee said the suspect was wearing a teal hoodie, khaki pants, a black mask, and was armed with a handgun. Police said after looking at the surveillance video, the man appeared to be white and is about 6′ tall.

Police confirmed with Fort Wayne’s NBC that no one was hurt during the incident.

Jazlynn Bebout contributed to this report. 

Linda Jackson

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