There were two armed robberies in the Springs overnight, and in one case it was the second time the same store was hit in 48 hours.
Three men held up the Loaf and Jug store at 4770 Drennan about 12:30 a.m.
Police say the men went behind the counter and one of them ordered the clerk at gunpoint to open the cash drawer. The two other suspects took cartons of cigarettes and cigars.
The clerk wasn't hurt. The suspects ran through an open field and got away.
The first suspect is described as a light skin black male, 25-30 years old,5'7", 210lbs all black clothing, black nylon skull cap. Long hair braided into two separate pony tails.
The second suspect is a black male, medium build, 5'7", 165lbs, all black clothing, large puffy black jacket, wearing red gloves, and red color ski mask which covered only the suspect's mouth and nose.
The third suspect is described as a black male 5'10", 160lbs, skinny build, all black clothing and black jacket.
The second robbery was at the 7-11 at 3740 Randall Drive just before 2:45 am.
Police say three suspects came in and demanded money.
The clerk was not injured. The suspects got away on foot with money and cigarettes.
The first suspect in this robbery is described as a dark skinned black male in his mid to late 20's, about six foot tall with a "pudgy build". He was armed with a silver handgun. He was wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, black pants and a black bandanna.
The second Suspect is described as a dark skinned black male about six foot tall with a thin build wearing a dark hooded sweatshirt with a dark bandanna over his face.
The third suspect is described as a black male in his mid twenties, six foot tall with a dark hooded sweatshirt and a dark bandanna over his face.
These are the latest in a series of armed robberies in the Springs committed by suspects with similar descriptions. If you have any information about any of the suspects, please call Crime Stoppers at 634-7867.
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