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Two armed robbers sought in Granville County

Posted November 30, 2009 1:07 p.m. EST
Updated November 30, 2009 3:22 p.m. EST

— Granville County authorities are looking for two suspects in an armed robbery at Northside Gas and Grocery, 1221 U.S. Highway 15 in Creedmoor.

The sheriff's office said two men threatened store clerks and customers with handguns on Saturday and left with an undetermined amount of cash.

The suspects were described as black men both in their early 20s, one about 6 feet tall weighing 160 pounds and the other about 5 feet 6 inches tall weighing 180 pounds.

Authorities released a series of images from surveillance video at the store showing the suspects wearing blue or purple hooded jackets.

Anyone with information on the identity of the individuals pictured is asked to call the Granville County Sheriff's Office at 919-693-3213, or Granville County Crime Stoppers at 919-693-3100.