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Police: Man with handgun robs downtown Truckee bar

TRUCKEE, Calif. — Authorities are investigating an armed robbery that occurred over the weekend at a downtown bar, police said.

A man entered the Mellow Fellow at 10192 Donner Pass Road shortly after midnight Saturday and confronted two bartenders with a handgun, according to a Truckee Police Department statement.

Police described the man as a black male, approximately 30 to 40 years old, 5 feet 8 inches tall and wearing dark clothing.

He approached the bartenders as they were preparing to leave, TPD Chief Adam McGill said Tuesday. The suspect stole an unknown amount of money and fled.

No one was hurt in the incident, McGill said.

The business was closed at the time, McGill said, and no customers were inside.

This case remains under investigation. Anyone with information should contact TPD Detective Lisa Madden at 530-550-2330 or LMadden@townoftruckee.com.

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