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Police continue to look for armed robbers

Saturday, Aug 4, 2012 6:37 PM
Last updated 7:42 PM
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Police continue to search for two armed robbers who held up Holiday Mart on Windsor Spring Road in Hephzibah on Monday night.

One suspect was described as black, 5 feet 9 inches tall, 150 to 170 pounds, wearing a gray sweatshirt with a white T-shirt and green shorts. A witness said he had a slight beard and was carrying a black semi-automatic pistol.

The second man was described as black, about 6 feet tall with a slim build, wearing a black sweatshirt, black pants and a baseball cap.

They were last seen running north on Windsor Spring Road, deputies said.


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