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Armed Robbery Suspects on the Loose

Posted January 6, 1997 12:00 a.m. EST

— Two men wanted for armed robbery in Fayetteville remain at large and investigators are asking for help in finding them.

Police say the robbery occurred at the Exxon station on Owen Drive at about 9 p.m. Saturday. Officers say the men walked into the store and, while on of them was paying for something, he pulled out a butcher knife and grabbed money from the register.

Investigators are looking for two black males, both about 5 feet 10 inches tall. Both were wearing dark shirts and jeans when last seen.

Anyone with information on the identity of one or both of the men should call the Major Crimes Investigation Division in Fayetteville at 910-433-1856.