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Sheriff's deputies search for suspects in Warden armed robbery

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Grant County Sheriff's Office is searching for two robbery suspects Grant County Sheriff's Office is searching for two robbery suspects
WARDEN, Wash. -

The Grant County Sheriff's Office is looking for help finding two men who robbed a dairy south of Warden early Monday morning. The suspects, one armed with a knife and the other with a gun, made away with about $300 in cash and a victim's cell phone.

Deputies say the robbery happened around 2 a.m. Monday at a dairy in rural Grant County south of Warden. The victim told deputies that while he was working, two men, both wearing dark clothing, masks and gloves, came up behind him and one man pressed a gun into his back. The victim said another man held a knife to his neck and walked out to his vehicle where the victim got his wallet with $300 in it. The suspect with the gun stayed behind and looked for other employees in the dairy.

The robbers threw the victim's car keys away and took his cell phone before running away on foot.

One of the suspects is described as a Hispanic man who is 6 feet 2 inches tall. The other suspect was only described as a shorter Hispanic man.

Anyone with information about the crime is asked to call the Grant County Sheriff's Office at 509-762-1160 or send information to crimetips@grantcountywa.gov. Reference case number 15GS13990. Tipsters can remain anonymous.

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