Police searching for west Phoenix armed robbery suspects

Posted at 9:26 AM, Aug 15, 2017
and last updated 2017-08-15 12:26:24-04

Phoenix police are asking for the public's assistance in identifying two men accused of robbing a west Phoenix business earlier this month. 

Police say just before 10 a.m. on August 3 officers responded to a business near 79th Avenue and Lower Buckeye Road for a report of an armed robbery. 

Witnesses told officers that the suspects entered a business and demanded money. 

Both of the men were armed with knives and fled the area after they obtained the money. 

No injuries were reported, according to police. 

Police say the first suspect was last seen wearing an orange shirt, black shorts, with white and gray shoes.

The second suspect was last seen wearing a red shirt, with a black backpack, black shorts, and black and red shoes.

Anyone who has any information on this incident is asked to call the Phoenix Police Department Crime Stop at 602 262-6151.