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Superior police investigate dollar-store robbery

A surveillance photo shows a man who police say robbed Family Dollar in Superior with a handgun on Wednesday. (Photo courtesy of Superior Police Department)

The Superior Police Department is searching for a man who robbed a retail store Wednesday.

Authorities said the man brandished a black semi-automatic handgun and got away with an undisclosed amount of cash from the Family Dollar, 104 Belknap St., at about 5 p.m.

The suspect is described as a black male, about 5 feet, 5 inches tall, with chin hair, a mustache and a “crooked” left eye. The man was wearing a black and red or orange hooded sweatshirt, a University of Minnesota Golden Gophers football jacket and black sweatpants.

Anyone with information can contact Superior police by calling (715) 395-7201 or 911. Information also can be submitted through the department’s tip line at (715) 395-7468 or Facebook page.

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