Reward offered to nab suspects in Cricket store robbery

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PHOENIX -- Police are asking for the public's help to identify and locate three suspects involved in an armed robbery at a Cricket Wireless store on Oct. 5.

Police said three males approached two employees at the sales counter in the store at 24th Street and Thomas Road in Phoenix.

One suspect lifted the front of his shirt to expose a black handgun. The suspects ordered one of the victims to lie on the ground and the second victim was forced to walk to the back room where the third victim was working.

The suspects removed money from an employee's purse and from the business then fled with a large quantity of money.

No vehicle was seen.

One suspect is described as a Hispanic male, 5 feet 10 inches tall, 20 to 30 years old and 200 pounds. He had a mustache and goatee and was wearing a black hat with an AZ logo and a short-sleeved shirt.

The second suspect is described as a Hispanic male, 5 feet 10 inches tall, 20 to 30 years old and 170 pounds. He was wearing a blue hooded sweatshirt and dark sunglasses.

The third suspect is described as a Hispanic male, 5 feet 10 inches tall, 20 to 30 years old and 170 pounds.  He was wearing a white sweatshirt with black spots and a red hat.

A reward of up to $1,000 is being offered for information that leads to the arrest and/or indictment of the suspects.

Contact Silent Witness at 480-WITNESS or silentwitness.org with any information about this crime.