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Armed robbery in Rochester

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ROCHESTER, Minn. (KTTC) - Rochester police are investigating an armed robbery in northwest Rochester.

A woman says she was at home with her child on 42nd Street northwest when a man entered the house with a long gun, demanding cash and drugs.

The woman says the man grabbed a bag, and fled the scene.

A man who lived in the home but was not there at the time admitted to having drugs there.

The suspect is described as a six foot African American male with a muscular build, brown hair and eyes, and was wearing a black jacket and grey sweatpants.

If you have any information, please call CrimeStoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS.

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