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One person injured during armed robbery in Hammond

One person injured during armed robbery in Hammond

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HAMMOND — One person was injured during an armed robbery at a pawn shop on Sunday afternoon, police said.

Hammond police said they responded at about 4:10 p.m. Sunday to a report of a robbery at Cash America pawn shop in the 6700 block of Indianapolis Boulevard.

Witnesses stated three armed black males wearing masks forced employees into a back room and took an unknown amount of cash and other items, police said.

One person was struck and received a minor injury, according to police.

No one was in custody. Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call the Hammond Police Criminal Investigations Division at (219) 852-2906.

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