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Coeur d’Alene espresso stand robbed at knifepoint

Sat., Oct. 10, 2009, 10:34 p.m.

Coeur d’Alene police are searching for a man who robbed the Latte Lane Espresso at knifepoint Saturday.

Officers said the man walked up to the window of the coffee stand, 510 Best Ave., at about 7:30 p.m., demanded money and showed the barista a knife.

The victim said the robber was a thin, white man who appeared to be in his 40s. He was dressed all in black clothing and wore a black ski mask. She told officers he may have had light colored hair. He was last seen running east on Best Avenue.

Anyone with information about the armed robbery should call the Coeur d’Alene police department (208) 769-2320.

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