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Attempted robbery at IC business

IOWA CITY (KWWL)-- Workers at an Iowa City business got a surprise when they come in to work Saturday morning. An an attempted robbery took place at the Can Shed on Hollywood Boulevard around 9 a.m.

Police say two employees were opening the business when they realized an armed man was already inside.

One of the employees told KWWL the suspect pointed a gun at his co-worker demanding money.  The gunman then ran away.

Witnesses say the man did not get any money.

The manager of the Can Shed says a video surveillance camera caught the suspect on tape.

If you have any information, call Iowa City Police.

Online Producer: Michelle Caldwell

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