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Police: Early-morning robbery leaves woman without laptop, wallet

Published On: Oct 21 2013 09:34:28 PM CDT

MADISON, Wis. -

A Madison woman was robbed early Friday morning in the 300 block of West Mifflin Street, according to a release.

Officials said the downtown resident reported a strong-armed robbery happened around 1:30 a.m. when she was walking and a stranger approached her.

The man demanded her valuables and kept a hand in his pocket, according to the release. The woman told police she believed he could be armed but she never saw a weapon.

Officials said the man fled with the woman’s laptop computer and her wallet.

The robber is described as a white male, 6 feet tall, weighing 200 pounds, with an average build, brown eyes, brown ear-length hair, stubble on his face, and he had a deep voice. He was wearing a blue baseball hat with a white logo, baggy medium-wash jeans, sneakers and an over-sized gray pullover hooded sweatshirt.

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