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November 22, 2013

Police investigate armed robbery

CLINTON — Clinton police are looking for two men allegedly involved in a robbery.

Officers responded to 803 Fourth Ave. South at 7:10 p.m. Thursday in reference to a robbery. The alleged victim reported two individuals, who were armed with a handgun, entered his residence and discharged a firearm while they were inside of the victim’s residence.

The two suspects fled the residence following the robbery.

Upon officer’s arrival, they were able to confirm a firearm had been discharged inside of the residence. There were no injuries reported during the robbery.

The two suspects remain at large. Suspect one is described as a black male with light complexion and thin build. His age is between 35 and 40 and he was last seen wearing a dark colored hoodie and dark colored baseball cap.

Suspect two is described as a black male with dark complexion and thin build. His age is between late teens and early 20s and was last seen wearing a dark hoodie with short-braided hair.

The Clinton Police Department is investigating possible connections between this incident and other similar recent incidents. Anyone with information regarding this investigation is asked to contact the Clinton Police Department at 243-1458 or Clinton County Crime Stoppers at (888) 883-8015.

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