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UPDATE: Marathon Co. bar robbed at gunpoint


TOWNSHIP OF MARATHON (WAOW) -- Investigators are searching for the two suspects who robbed a bar at gunpoint early Wednesday morning but they have little to go off of.

Marathon County investigators say both suspects, believed to be men, wore masks.

According to reports, the men entered Piggy's Pub around closing time demanding money from the bartender and a waitress.  Piggy's Pub was formally Shang Garden.

One of the victims told investigators that one of the suspects had a small handgun.

Piggy's Pub is between Marathon and Rib Mountain on County Road N.


WAUSAU (WAOW)-- Marathon County investigators are searching for two suspects involved in an overnight robbery.

A spokesperson for the Marathon County Sheriff's Department tells Newsline 9 just after midnight two suspects walked into Piggy's Pub in Wausau and confronted the bartender.

Police say the two suspects were wearing hoodies and masks.

Investigators say they fled with money from the bar.

They also stole money from a patron's purse.  The amount stolen is unknown at this time.

Police do not have a description of the suspects.

We will update this page as more information becomes available.

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