Armed suspects rob tire store, flee in van

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Group of men robbed Valley tire store

PHOENIX -- Police are asking for the public's help to track down the suspects who robbed a Phoenix tire store Thursday morning.

According to Phoenix police, a group of armed men demanded money from an employee at Llantera del Norte near Thomas Road and 16th Street about 10:30 a.m.

The suspects fled in what is believed to be an early '90s Ford or Chevy minivan. Police say the vehicle has a blue stripe down the driver's side and the rear windows are painted white.

Police say there were a few employees but no customers in the store at the time of the robbery.

The suspects are considered armed and dangerous.