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2 sought in Durham convenience store robbery

Posted January 7, 2011 7:42 p.m. EST
Updated January 7, 2011 7:50 p.m. EST

— Durham police investigators are asking for information about a Jan. 2 armed robbery at a Kangaroo convenience store.

Two men wearing masks and armed with guns got out of a whitish/silver sedan and entered the business, at 2503 N.C. Highway 55, around 12:50 a.m. and took cash and tobacco products.

They were seen speaking with the occupants of a greenish Ford Explorer just before the robbery happened, police said.

One man was wearing a red mask, a black shirt and blue jeans. The second was wearing a white mask, a white jacket and blue jeans.

Anyone with information is asked to call Durham police at 919-560-4415, ext. 29312, or Crime Stoppers at 919-683-1200.

Crime Stoppers pays cash rewards for information leading to arrests, and callers never have to identify themselves.