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Man wearing Spiderman mask robs Sixth Avenue restaurant

Post by Stacey Mulick / The News Tribune on Nov. 17, 2009 at 1:42 pm with 1 Comment »
November 17, 2009 1:42 pm

A man wearing a Spiderman ski mask robbed a pizza restaurant at gunpoint Monday night.

The robbery occurred between 7:10 and 7:15 p.m. at Papa Murphy’s, 2024 Sixth Ave., Tacoma police spokesman Mark Fulghum said.

The bandit robbed the employees, then fled. No one was injured.

A police dog searched for the suspect but did not find him.

The robber was described as a black man in his 20s and 6 feet tall, Fulghum said. He wore dark clothes, gloves and the mask.

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  1. PolarBear53 says:

    probably his kids costume…….

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