2 Teens sought in beer heist

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By Jennifer Thomas By Jennifer Thomas
By Jennifer Thomas By Jennifer Thomas
By Jennifer Thomas By Jennifer Thomas

PHOENIX -- A reward is being offered to help locate two suspects involved in a beer heist in October.

According to police, two teens entered the Circle K store at 83rd Avenue and Indian School Road at approximately 1 a.m. on Oct. 13.

They walked to the beer cooler and removed an 18-pack of beer then walked by the register. One of the suspects pointed a gun at the employee and pulled the trigger, but the gun did not fire.

The suspects fled the store on foot without paying for the beer.

Both suspects are described as Hispanic males between 15 and 18 years old, 5 feet to 5 feet 6 inches tall and 150 to 170 pounds.

The suspect with the gun was wearing a white shirt, black skinny jeans, black shoes and a red baseball cap with the letter A on the side. The other was wearing a red Old Navy T-shirt, tan cargo shorts and black shoes.

Police have released surveillance video and photos of the suspects. Silent Witness is offering a reward of up to $1,000 for information that leads to an arrest. Contact Silent Witness at 480-WITNESS or silentwitness.org with any information about this crime.