Northwest Side currency exchange robbed

November 1, 2012 1:42:02 PM PDT
A search is under way Thursday for a suspect who robbed a currency exchange on Chicago's Northwest Side around 5:30 a.m. at Kedzie and Irving Park.

Police say an employee was held up by a man wearing a blue ski mask carrying a black bag.

The employee was not injured. It's not yet clear if the gunman got away with any money. Police are investigating.