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Surveillance images released in W. Shreveport armed robbery

Published: Jun. 27, 2016 at 3:03 PM CDT|Updated: Jun. 27, 2016 at 3:05 PM CDT
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(Source: Shreveport Police Department)
(Source: Shreveport Police Department)
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(Source: Shreveport Police Department)
(Source: Shreveport Police Department)

SHREVEPORT, LA (KSLA) - Shreveport police have released still images of 2 men suspected of holding up a local convenience store last week at gunpoint.

It happened just before 5:00 a.m. on June 24. Shreveport police patrolmen were called to the Stop-N-Shop store in the 4900 
block of Jewella Avenue.

Witnesses told police that 2 men came into the store armed with handguns. One of them accosted the clerk and demanded money at gunpoint, while the second armed man stood in watch while the crime unfolded.

The men reportedly grabbed the money from the register and took off on foot.

There were no injuries reported during the ordeal.

Both men were described as black, wearing all dark clothing and bandanas covering parts of their heads and faces. At least one of the men was wearing gloves during the robbery.

Detectives with the Shreveport Police Department's Robbery Unit were advised of the call and responded to the scene.

Anyone with any information about this crime are urged to contact Crimestoppers at (318) 673-7373 or visit their website at www.lockemup.org

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