Peoria Police Release Armed Robbery Images

Mar 5, 2019

The suspects in the armed robbery of a Peoria Verizon store are shown in two images released by the Peoria Police Department.
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Peoria police are asking the public to help identify two men who robbed a Verizon store Friday.

Officials say two black males entered the store at 2521 West War Memorial Drive just before 7:30 p.m. One displayed a handgun. Both wore blue surgical gloves and white medical masks.

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The subjects stole money and an undisclosed number of cell phones.

Police say the two fled in a white, Mercedes-Benz E-Class occupied by a black male driver and a black female passenger. No injuries were reported, although officers say the suspects are considered armed and dangerous.

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  The Peoria Police Department released photos of the suspects Tuesday night.

Anyone with information on the suspects’ identity is urged to call the police department at 309-673-4521 or CrimeStoppers at 309-673-9000.