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CENTER TOWNSHIP — Porter County sheriff's police are investigating an armed robbery which happened at about noon Thursday.

According to Sgt. Jamie Erow, a white male entered The Designers Club, 2351 Ind. 2, displayed a handgun and took cash. He is about 6-feet tall and weighs about 190 pounds.

The suspect then fled southbound on Ind. 2 from the business in what is being described as a tan, possibly Honda, SUV. No license plate information was available.

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Joyce has been a staff writer for The Times for more than 20 years. She is the municipal and education reporter for Porter County. She is an amateur genealogist and writes a blog, Remember your Roots, appearing online each Thursday.