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LaGrange County police hunting for armed robbery suspects


Police are hunting for a man and a woman after a person was mugged at the Topeka Livestock Auction in LaGrange County.

Police say the armed man approached a person around 7:15am on Wednesday and demanded cash.  He made off with an undisclosed amount of money then got into a pick-up truck with a woman. 

The suspect is described as a white male with a slender build.  He is 5'4" and between 20 and 30 years old.  He was last seen wearing dark-colored clothes and a ski mask.

Police believe the two are in a navy blue mid-90's Ford Ranger with a standard cab.  It was last seen heading east out of Topeka on CT 700 S.  The vehicle was being driven recklessly as it passed other vehicles.

Anyone with information about the armed robbery or the vehicle is asked to call the LaGrange County Dispatch center at 260-463-7491.  Do not approach the suspects.  The are considered armed and dangerous.

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