Two armed robbery suspects escape K9 unit and Sheriff's helicopter - Spokane, North Idaho News & Weather KHQ.com

Two armed robbery suspects escape K9 unit and Sheriff's helicopter

Two armed robbery suspects escape K9 unit and Sheriff's helicopter

SPOKANE, Wash.- Two armed suspects remain at large Friday morning after robbing a Subway Sandwich Shop on Northwest Boulevard at knifepoint.

Spokane Police Officers say it happened at 10:30 Thursday night at the Subway Shop on Northwest Blvd. and Madison St. According to the Subway employee, two suspects approached the clerk and assaulted that clerk with the knife. They grabbed an undisclosed amount of cash and fled the sandwich shop on foot.

Police say they arrived on scene about two minutes after the robbery took place and began an extensive search. They used a K9 tracking unit and a Sheriff's Department helicopter, but had no luck tracking down the two suspects.

The suspects are described as two black males, both about 6' with medium builds. Police say both were also wearing black hooded sweatshirts, pulled over their faces at the time of the robbery.

Police ask anyone with any information to call Crime Check at 509-456-2233

 

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