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Burger King in Monticello robbed

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Sep 20, 2013 at 11:42 am

MONTICELLO, Minn. (KNSI) The Wright County Sheriff's Office is investigating an armed robbery at the Burger King Restaurant in Monticello.

A white male wearing all black clothing and a black ski mask entered the restaurant at 5:18 Thursday morning as they were opening for the day.

The suspect had a black handgun and forced an employee into the store and took an undetermined amount of money. 

Early Thursday morning, just before 1:00 am, an employee was leaving the Burger King in Clearwater when a man tapped on the vehicle window with a black handgun. The suspect was dressed in all black clothing. The employee fled in the vehicle and was not injured. 

Authorities have not said whether the two incidents are connected. 

Anyone with information can call the Wright County Sheriff's Office at 763-682-1162. 

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