Armed robbery reported in Champaign

UPDATED 10:20 p.m. Friday

CHAMPAIGN — Police are investigating a reported armed robbery Friday night on Champaign's north side.

Champaign police responded to a report of an armed robbery at the Family Dollar, 1204 N. Market St., Champaign, at about 10 p.m. Friday.

No injuries were reported.

The robber was described as a black man with a thin build. He is 5 feet, 11 inches tall and was wearing a bandana, a gray hoodie and black pants.

Police are still at the scene. No other details are available at ths time.

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