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Coffee shop held up, K-9's try to track suspect

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Smokey's Bean was help up on Tuesday. Smokey's Bean was help up on Tuesday.

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - A coffee shop was held up by a man flashing a gun.

According to police, the hold up happened Tuesday afternoon at Smokey's Bean, near 1st and Burnett Streets.

Police on the scene said the man ran away after showing the gun and demanding money.

Officers used K-9's for more than an hour trying to track down the man's scent.

The man was last seen between 1st and 2nd Streets. Police do not have a description of the suspect.

If you have any information in the case you are asked to call the tip line at (502) 574-LMPD.

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