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UPDATE: Arrest made in Raymond armed robbery

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UPDATE:  An arrest has been made in the armed robbery.  25-year-old Dennis Wroe, of Evansdale, is facing Second Degree Robbery and Theft charges.  More than $1,000 of cash and merchandise was stolen from the store.

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Black Hawk County Deputies are investigating an armed robbery in Raymond. 

At 11:10 p.m. Friday night, deputies responded to the New Star Mart, 100 block of Commercial Street, for a report of an armed robbery.

We're told a man entered the store with his face covered and dark clothes on.  He then pointed a handgun at the clerk demanding cash and cigarettes.  The suspect left the store and got into a nearby vehicle with an undisclosed amount of cash and cigarettes.

The investigation is ongoing and no further information is available at this time. 

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