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LVMPD searching for 2 armed robbers in SW Las Vegas

Posted at 9:43 AM, Jun 06, 2017
and last updated 2017-06-06 21:04:57-04

On June 5, at approximately 8:40 p.m., an armed robbery occurred at a cellular telephone store in the 7300 block of South Rainbow Boulevard, near Warm Springs Road.

The business was preparing to close when two suspects entered, while armed with handguns. There were several people in the store when the take-over style robbery occurred. Clerks were ordered to
produce several cellular telephones that the suspects were able to get away with.

No one was injured during the robbery and the suspects fled in an unknown light colored mid-sized sedan.

Suspect 1 is described as a black male with facial hair approximately 6'3" and 220 pounds. He was armed with a small framed handgun.

Suspect 2 is described as a White male approximately 6' and 180-200 pounds. He was armed with a large-framed
black handgun.

Anyone with information is urged to call the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department Robbery Section at (702) 828-3591 or to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at (702) 385-5555.