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Gas station robbed at gunpoint

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SEARCY, AR (KAIT) -

Searcy police are searching for two men suspected of robbing a convenience store at gunpoint.

At approximately 10 p.m. Sunday officers were called to Jordan’s Quick Stop, 211 East Race St., regarding a robbery that had just occurred.

Witnesses told police two black men entered the store with a pistol and demanded money, according to Sergeant Steve Hernandez, public information officer for the Searcy Police Department.

After obtaining an undisclosed amount of cash, the men ran from the store toward Locust Street.

Both suspects were wearing all black with black masks covering their faces, Hernandez said.

One suspect was wearing a tan “safari-style” hat and white shoes.

Anyone having any information on the suspects or this robbery are encouraged to contact the SPD’s Criminal Investigations Division at (501) 279-1038.

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