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Jennings Police searching for armed robbery suspects

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Surveillance footage from a July 12 armed robbery at the Walgreens on Hwy 26 in Jennings. (Source: Jennings Police Department) Surveillance footage from a July 12 armed robbery at the Walgreens on Hwy 26 in Jennings. (Source: Jennings Police Department)
JENNINGS, LA (KPLC) - Jennings Police are searching for two suspects in relation to a Saturday armed robbery at the Walgreens on Hwy 26.

Officers who responded to the incident were advised by employees at the store that two black males wearing bright clothing had entered the store near closing time. Witnesses say the suspects produced handguns and took an undisclosed amount of cash from the register after it was opened. According to investigators, as the suspects were leaving the store, one fired a shot in the direction of the employees.

The suspects were seen heading north toward the Interstate in a gray or green vehicle believed to be a GMC. Witnesses say the vehicle had a sunroof with tape on it.

The Jennings Police Department is asking anyone with information on the incident to call 337-275-9002.

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