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One sought for armed robbery

Tuesday, June 13, 2006

SIKESTON -- A black male is being sought in connection with an armed robbery early Monday.

According to the Sikeston Department of Public Safety's reports, a taxi driver for Jay's was flagged down at the Cream Castle, 801 Malone, at about 3:01 a.m.

After entering the cab, the male pulled out a pistol and demanded money from the driver.

The robber, who was reportedly wearing a red hat, red sleeveless shirt and bluejeans, then fled south on South West toward the Scott Manor Apartments with an undisclosed amount of cash.

The driver did not report receiving any injuries.

The robbery is currently under investigation.