Police investigate armed robbery at Vernon restaurant

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Police in Vernon are investigating an armed robbery that was reported at a Chinese restaurant in town.

The incident was reported around 10:15 p.m. Monday when a man walked in, pointed a gun at the woman behind the counter and demanded money.

He was able to get away with an undetermined amount.

The suspect was described as a light-skinned male about 6 feet tall and was thin.

Police said he was wearing make-up as a disguise.

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