Police seek help locating 2 robbery suspects


by KVUE.com


Posted on January 24, 2013 at 8:56 AM

Updated Thursday, Jan 24 at 8:56 AM

AUSTIN -- Austin police are seeking the public's help in identifying and locating two suspects who robbed a store Sunday.

Police said two black men robbed the MLK Food Mart on 2915 E. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.

Police said the suspects entered the store, displayed a weapon and demanded money.

The first suspect is described as 5"7', weighing around 200 pounds, and in his mid to late 20s. He was last seen wearing a green long-sleeved shirt, black baggy pants, black shoes, a green baseball hat with white lettering and a black doo rag under the hat.

The second suspect is in his mid to late 20s, weighing around 220 pounds. He was last seen wearing a black baseball hat, a black t-shirt, black baggy pants and black shoes.

He displayed a black full size semiautomatic handgun.

The suspects fled the scene with an undisclosed amount of cash.

Anyone with information regarding this crime is asked to contact APD's Public Information Office at 512-974-5017.

Click the player above to see surveillance video from the scene.

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