Surprise police looking for armed robbery suspects

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SURPRISE, Ariz. - Surprise police are looking for two armed robbery suspects who robbed a couple stopped in their vehicle.

Police were called to the Copper Canyon Ranch Community around 11:30 p.m. Tuesday after two black males robbed a 55-year-old male and his 42-year-old wife.

The couple were confronted while preparing to enter the gate code for their community located at Peoria and 143rd avenues.

The suspects were dressed in black and wearing ski masks. When they approached the couple's vehicle, they displayed handguns and demanded money.

The wife was struck by one suspect and the other suspect pushed the door back on the husband as he attempted to exit the vehicle. Both were minor injuries.

The suspects fled on foot with the woman's purse and a computer case.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Surprise Police Department at 623-222-4000.