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Durham police look for two armed robbers

Posted March 16, 2018 5:30 p.m. EDT
Updated March 16, 2018 5:36 p.m. EDT

— Durham police are asking for the public's help in identifying two men who robbed University Market, at 1108 W. Chapel Hill St., at gunpoint on March 11.

Two men with their faces covered entered the store around 10:30 p.m. and took cash from the registers.

One robber stands 5 feet 10 inches to 6 feet tall and weighs approximately 160 pounds. He was wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt, dark jeans and dark shoes.

The second robber stands 5 feet 10 inches to 6 feet tall and weighs approximately 220 pounds. He was wearing a blue hooded sweatshirt covered with a black jacket and dark jeans. The jacket had red stripes down both shoulders and sleeves and white stripes down both sides.

The men fled in a gold SUV.

Anyone with information is asked to call Investigator N. Byrd at 919-560-4440, extension 29136, or Crime Stoppers at 919-683-1200.