Posted Thursday, March 6, 2014 --- 11:11 a.m.
Madison Police say an armed man ran away after another man refused to follow his demands in what appears to be an attempted robbery.
Officers were called to the 4500 block of Cottage Grove Rd. shortly after 10:30 Wednesday night.
According to police, a man was in a parking lot, waiting to bring someone to work. He was approached by another man and was told to go into his apartment. The other man displayed a weapon.
The victim refused to go with the armed man, who then ran away from the area.