Man attempts robbery outside mall

Janesville police are investigating an attempted robbery outside the Janesville Mall Monday night.  Lieutenant Keith Lawver says a would-be robber approached two men and one woman in the south east parking lot about 9:05 p.m. and told them to give him all their stuff.  The victims didn't give up anything and the suspect escaped in a car described as a maroon Crown Victoria with two other men.  The suspect is described as a male, black, tall and thin, wearing a grey face mask and a blackhooded sweatshirt.