Marana police searching for armed robbery suspects - Tucson News Now

Marana police searching for armed robbery suspects

Surveillance photo of suspects in armed robbery. (Source: Marana Police Department) Surveillance photo of suspects in armed robbery. (Source: Marana Police Department)
Surveillance photo of suspects in armed robbery. (Source: Marana Police Department) Surveillance photo of suspects in armed robbery. (Source: Marana Police Department)
MARANA, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

Marana police are searching for two suspects in the armed robbery of the Giant convenience store located at 4202 West Ina Road. 

According to an MPD release the two suspects entered the store at 12:45 a.m. on Sunday, Oct. 16, they walked behind the sales counter and began putting cigarettes into a camouflage backpack.  A clerk approached the men, at that point one of the suspects pointed a handgun at the clerk and demanded money. 

The clerk complied with the suspect and opened the register, according to MPD.  Both suspects left the store with an undisclosed amount of money and cigarettes.  The clerk was not hurt during the incident. 

Both suspects were seen head west away from the store. 

The first suspect is described as an African American man, 5'11" to 6' tall, weighing 160 to 170 pounds, with a piercing in his lip or tongue.  He was last seen wearing a red baseball hat with white writing on it, a navy blue hooded sweatshirt, black pants and gray hi-top tennis shoes. 

The second suspect is described as a Hispanic or white man, 5'10" to 5'11" tall, weighing 150 pounds.  He was last seen wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, dark blue jeans, black and white tennis shoes and a gray hat with black writing, black sunglasses and was carrying a camouflage backpack. 

Anyone with information on this incident is asked to call the Marana Police Department at (520) 382-2000 or 88-CRIME.  

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