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Robber attacks Evansville gas station clerk with umbrella

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EVANSVILLE, IN (WFIE) -

A clerk at an Evansville gas station was assaulted by a robber.

It happened just after 1:30 Tuesday morning at the Circle K at the intersection of Kentucky and Riverside.

Police say a man tried to take some cigarettes, but when the clerk confronted him the suspect hit the clerk with an umbrella. We're told that clerk is okay.

Officers say the suspect got away on a bicycle.

Anyone with information about what happened is asked to call the Evansville Police Department at (812) 436-7979 or the WeTip line at 1-800-78-CRIME.

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