Detectives are asking for assistance in identifying a robbery suspect and his accomplice.
The unknown male entered the Loaf & Jug at 4800 Thatcher. The store clerk lost sight of him and found him grabbing cartons of cigarettes off the shelves in the back office.
When he was discovered, he ran toward the office door colliding into the female clerk where the two tussled for a moment. The male then threw her to the ground.
The male is described as a heavy set Hispanic male who was 20- 25 years old. He was wearing a black coat with a blue beanie hat and striped shirt. The suspect ran out the main doors and hopped into the passenger side of a green Chevy Avalanche.
His accomplice was described as a male who was wearing a blue jacket, grey beanie hat with a skull on the left side, a black shirt, grey shorts and white tennis shoes with black shoe strings.
The male stole approximately 13 cartons of cigarettes.
If anyone has any information regarding this incident you are urged to call Pueblo Crime Stoppers at 542-STOP (542-7867) or visit their site at www.pueblocrimestoppers.com.