Pair Stole Beer, Cash From Gas Station at Gunpoint: Lauderhill Police

Police are looking for a pair of suspects who stole beer and money from a Lauderhill gas station at gunpoint

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    Police are looking for a pair of suspects who stole beer and money from a Lauderhill gas station at gunpoint. NBC 6's Jamie Guirola spoke with the gas station manager on the incident. (Published Thursday, Jun 5, 2014)

    Police are looking for a pair of suspects who stole beer and money from a Lauderhill gas station at gunpoint.

    The robbery happened around 2:15 a.m. on Tuesday at the Chevron station at 5585 North University Drive, Lauderhill Police said.

    Two men entered the store and one of them pulled out a handgun, pointed it at the clerk and demanded money from the register while the other suspect grabbed beer from the refrigerator, police said.

    The clerk handed over cash and the pair fled the store, driving south on North University Drive in a dark, older model station wagon.

    Police said the pair had actually been in the store earlier that night and had spoken with the clerk.

    The suspect with the gun was described as a Hispanic male in his early 20s, 5-foot-7, with short black spiky hair, a medium complexion and thin build, with an unshaven face. The second suspect was also a Hispanic male with a medium complexion, in his his 20s and 5-foot-8.

    Anyone with information is asked to call Broward Crime Stoppers at 954-493-TIPS.