One is bad, two are worse, especially for children
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The La Crosse Police Department is investigating an armed robbery that occurred at the Shelby Mall Check’n Go in the City of La Crosse today. La Crosse Police were called at 10:45AM by the store manager of the Check’n Go located in the Shelby Mall at 4304 Mormon Coulee Rd, whom reported an armed robbery. The manager reported a male suspect had entered the store and came up to the counter displaying a handgun. The suspect demanded the cash, which the manager turned over. The suspect then fled the store on foot. The manager was not injured in this robbery.
La Crosse Police officers secured the scene while other officers began searching for the suspect, checking on other businesses and reviewing security cameras in the area. We have obtained store security video of the suspect and we are looking for help from the public in identifying the suspect in this crime.
Suspect description; Male Black, 5’9”-6’, medium build, dread locks, facial hair. He was wearing an “AIR JORDAN” black sweatshirt, sunglasses, black & red Chicago Bulls hat and black and white Air Jordan Shoes. He was armed with a dark colored semi-automatic handgun.
Anyone with information on this crime is asked to call the La Crosse Police Department at 608-785-5962 or La Crosse Area Crime Stoppers @ 608-784-TIPS. You also can text “LAXTIPS” and your tip to 274637("Crimes") or visit www.lacrossecrimestoppers.com to report it online.
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Twelve people in one house had to be treated for apparent carbon monoxide poisoning this weekend...
Seven adults and five children inside the house in the town of Arcadia were taken to local hospitals yesterday. Police were called when some of the people began to feel ill. A police officer also became ill from the fumes. It seems the carbon monoxide came from a charcoal grill being used in the kitchen to heat the house.
Tomah residents eager to hear more about the upcoming Tomah Area School District referendum will have to wait. The public forum schedule for last night was postponed because of the weather. Superintendent Cindy Zahrte said the forum will be rescheduled.
The referendum will ask taxpayers for an additional $300 thousand for 2014-15, $750 thousand for 2015-16 and $1.5 million for 2016-17.
You can get more information on the school district’s website.