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Appleton police sketch robbery suspect

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Posted at 8:05 PM, Apr 27, 2017
and last updated 2017-04-28 14:16:32-04

UPDATE: Appleton police have composed a sketch of the suspect involved in last night's Robbery on E Calumet Street. 

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According to the Appleton Police Dept. they are investigating a robbery.

This happened at a business in the 3800 block of E. Calumet Street. Thursday evening. 

Police say an employee of the business called the police around 6:30 p.m. to report a robbery. 

There were no immediate reports of injury to anyone at the business. 

According to the employee, the suspect had left the business with an undisclosed amount of money and had a gun. 

Multiple squads responded to the area.

Police say based on initial information it is believed the suspect left the area of the business on foot. Police use a K9 to track the suspect, but they did not find the person.

The suspect was described as a black male, of an undetermined age. His height was described as being between 5’ 8” and 5’ 10” inches tall. He has a medium to heavy build and was wearing a dark hooded sweatshirt and sunglasses during the robbery.

If you have any information about the robbery, please call Sgt. Brian Leitzinger at the Appleton Police Department (920) 832-5541. 

If you have information, but wish to remain anonymous, please consider using Text-a-Tip. Text CRIMES (274-637) with the keyword APDTIPS at the start of your message.