Police: Armed robbery suspects possibly involved in cigarette trafficking

(Source: TPD)
(Source: TPD)

TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) - Tucson police are searching fortwo armed robbery suspects who may be illegally selling as many as 350 packs ofstolen cigarettes.

Surveillance footage from June 22shows the masked men at a S. Houghton Road Chevron Gas Station around 12:40 a.m.

One suspect had a handgun, and they fled the scene with the large amount of cigarettes.

The armed man isdescribed as having a "heavy Hispanic accent." He was wearing an olive-coloredt-shirt, royal blue pants, an Oakland Raider's baseball hat and a black bandanaon his face, according to a TPD news release.

The second suspect was seenwearing a black "Tapout" sweatshirt and black pants.

Robbery Unit detectives believethey may be involved in illegal cigarette trafficking.

Anyone with information is askedto call 911 or 88-Crime.

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