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Pawn shop thieves sought in Spring Lake

Posted June 26, 2008 5:40 p.m. EDT
Updated June 26, 2008 10:59 p.m. EDT

— Two masked men robbed a Spring Lake pawn shop Wednesday, according to the Cumberland County Sheriff's Department.

Investigators said the men entered Parker Pawn on N.C. Highway 210 North shortly after 9 a.m.

One held a shotgun on employees while the other smashed a glass display case and took an undetermined amount of jewelry.

The men were last seen fleeing on foot into the Eva Circle area of Spring Lake.

Detectives have offered a $5,000 reward for information leading to the arrests of the suspects.

Anyone with information is being urged to contact the Cumberland County Sheriff’s Office at 910-323-1500.