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JPD searching for 2 males in armed gas station robbery

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) – Jonesboro Police are searching for two men who robbed the Downtown Express Mart early Wednesday morning.

According to the Jonesboro Police Department, two black males entered the Downtown Express on W. Huntington armed with long rifles and demanded money.

One of the males held the gun to the clerk's head he took money from the register. The other male was coming in and out of the store during the robbery.

The clerk told police, the two men ran into an ally way behind the Hispanic Center afterwards.

One of the suspects was a black male, standing 6 feet tall, weighing around 150 pounds, wearing a red long sleeved shirt, black hooded coat, blue jeans, and a blue bandana over his face.

The second suspect was a black male, standing 5 feet 7 inches tall, weighing around 150 pounds, wearing a blue shirt, black hooded coat, and a blue bandana over his face.

If you have any information on this armed robbery or know the suspects and their whereabouts, you're asked to call Jonesboro Police at 935-STOP.

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