2 suspects rob Chandler Subway at gunpoint


by Jennifer Thomas


Posted on August 12, 2014 at 12:33 PM

Updated Thursday, Aug 14 at 9:59 AM

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CHANDLER, Ariz. – Chandler police are asking for the public's help identifying two suspects who robbed a Subway restaurant at gunpoint Monday afternoon.

Police said the suspects entered the Subway at McQueen and Pecos roads at about 1 p.m., approached the counter and robbed the business.

Detective Seth Tyler said one suspect collected the money while the other stood by, holding a handgun. Once the first suspect had collected the cash, the two left.

Police have released photos and video of the suspects.

The first suspect is described as a white male, 18 to 21 years old, 5 feet 6 inches to 5 feet 8 inches tall with a medium to thin build, wearing a black-and-red pullover hooded sweatshirt, black shorts, a black or purple baseball cap with a yellow brim, black skater shoes, low white socks and black low-cut gloves.

The second suspect is described as a white male, 18 to 21 years old, 5 feet 9 inches to 6 feet tall with a medium bulkier build, wearing a white sleeveless shirt, black basketball shorts with blue trim and black skater shoes. He had brown hair with a tan scarf or rag over his face. Police said he displayed a handgun.

Police warn not to confront these men as they are armed and considered dangerous.

Anyone with information about the suspects' identities is asked to call Chandler police at 480-782-4130 or Silent Witness at 480-WITNESS. Silent Witness is offering a reward of up to $1,000 for information that leads to the arrest or indictment of these suspects.