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Bartender Robbed at Gunpoint Outside of Burnett County Bar

The Burnett County Sheriff’s Office is looking for information after a bartender was robbed at gunpoint outside of a bar located northeast of Spooner.

According to law enforcement, the incident happened early in the morning on Friday, January 21st, outside of McKenzie Landing. Sheriff Tracy Finch said she was confronted by a man with a gun who demanded money from the bar, but the bartender had just dropped the money in the safe and did not have access to it.

The suspect reportedly took the victim's purse, keys, and cellphone before locking her in her car and leaving the scene on foot.

The victim was not reported injured by the incident.

Anyone with information on the suspect is asked to contact the Burnett County Sheriff’s office at 715-349-2127.

You can listen to the sheriff’s report with Burnett County Sheriff Tracy Finch below.

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