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2 bandits sought in east Vegas hold-up

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Suspect No. 1 (top) and Suspect No. 2 (bottom) were being sought for an armed robbery on Vegas Valley Drive on Jan. 16, 2013. (LVMPD) Suspect No. 1 (top) and Suspect No. 2 (bottom) were being sought for an armed robbery on Vegas Valley Drive on Jan. 16, 2013. (LVMPD)
LAS VEGAS (FOX5) -

Police are seeking two armed men who held up a convenience store in east Las Vegas.

Las Vegas Metro police reported the robbery in the 4500 block of Vegas Valley Drive at about 1:15 a.m. on Jan. 16.

According to police, the suspects were armed handguns when they entered the business. They demanded money from the employees, police said.

The men fled on foot after the workers complied, Metro said.

One suspect was described as a black man, 5'6" and 160 pounds. He was last seen wearing a black mask, a camouflage hoodie sweat shirt and dark pants. He was also armed with a black semi-automatic handgun.

The other suspect was also described as a black man, 6' and 200 pounds. He was last seen wearing a black mask, black jacket, blue gloves and black pants. He was armed with a black and silver semi-automatic handgun.

Police urge anyone with information on the incident to contact Metro's Robbery Section at 702-828-3591 or Crime Stoppers at 702-385-5555.

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