Men sought after Circle K armed robbery

Posted at 8:36 AM, Jan 02, 2016
and last updated 2016-01-02 10:38:50-05

Phoenix Police officers are still looking for two young men responsible for an armed robbery at a Circle K in December.

According to Silent Witness, the armed robbery occurred at the Central Avenue and Roeser Road location around 3:30 a.m. on Saturday, Dec. 5.

One suspect reportedly went behind the counter and stole cigarettes before leaving the store and getting into the passenger side of a black vehicle.

While driving away, the suspect driving the vehicle pointed a handgun at the clerk who had followed the suspect outside while on the phone with police

The getaway vehicle was last seen traveling southbound on Central Avenue.

Silent Witness says both suspects are believed to be Hispanic men about 20 years old. The first suspect is about 5 feet, 9 inches tall and has black hair and brown eyes.

If you have any information, contact Silent Witness at 480-WITNESS. Up to $1,000 is offered for helpful information.