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Searcy PD investigating gas station robbery

SEARCY, AR (KAIT) – The Searcy Police Department is investigating an early morning gas station robbery.

Police say at 3 a.m. Thursday officers responded to a robbery at the Valero gas station on Maple and Holmes Road.  Employees told police two men wearing hoodies and masks came into the store and demanded money.

No one was harmed in the incident.

Those working told police they never saw a gun, but one of the men kept reaching into his waistband as if he did have a gun. The two men got away with a "small amount of cash" before running towards an apartment complex west of the store, police say.

The only other description of the suspects is that both were around 5'10". Police are working to get surveillance video. The investigation is ongoing.

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