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Wausau police look for robbery suspect


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WAUSAU (WAOW) -- Wausau police are looking for a man who robbed a woman at Crane Financial on Thursday evening.

Police said the suspect is described as a white male in his upper 20's to lower 30's. They said he is about 5'7" tall and between 150 and 170 pounds. According to police, at the time of the robbery, the suspect was wearing a black winter jacket with a dark gray pattern on it, black snow pants and dark Sorel-type boots. Police said he wore dark gloves with fingertips exposed and a dark ski mask which only showed his eyes.

At about 7:30PM, police said the suspect approached the woman who was closing up at Crane Financial and demanded the bank deposit bag she was carrying. Police said he sprayed her in the face with pepper spray, which made her drop the bank deposit bag. According to police, the suspect picked up the bag and pushed the employee before running off.

Police said the woman was visibly shaken but not injured in the incident. If anyone has information about this robbery, they are asked to call the Wausau Police Department at 715-261-7800.

Online Reporter: Anna Carrera

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