Restaurant robbed at knifepoint on Near West Side

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Tuesday, May 26, 2015

CHICAGO (WLS) -- Chicago Police are also investigating an armed robbery on the Near West Side Monday afternoon.

Investigators say a man walked into a Subway restaurant around 1 p.m. Monday in the 1500-block of West Madison with a knife, held up the store, and took off with cash.

No one was hurt.

This latest case follows four recent robberies around Chicago where the thief used a knife.