PALMDALE – Do you recognize the men in these photos? If so, then Palmdale detectives would like to hear from you. The men robbed a convenience store at gunpoint just before noon on Thursday, authorities said.
The following is the press report from the Palmdale Station:
The two suspects entered the convenience store near the 400 Block of East Palmdale Boulevard Thursday, just before noon, and began selecting items in the store.
The two placed their items on the counter, and while the clerk began ringing up the items, one suspect removed a black revolver from his pocket and ordered the clerk onto the ground.
While the suspect continued to point the firearm at the clerk, the other suspect rounded the counter and began removing the cash from the register drawer.
Both suspects are described as 18 to 20-yea- old black Males. both suspects are approximately 5’08” to 5’10” and weigh 160 to 180 pounds.
Anyone recognizing the suspects in these photos is asked to contact Detective Bartlett at 661-272-2446.
Individuals can also provide information anonymously through “Crime Stoppers” by dialing 800-222-TIPS (8477), texting the letters TIPLA plus your tip to CRIMES (274637), or using the website http://lacrimestoppers.org.
UPDATED 6/29/12 at 3 p.m.: One of the suspects in this armed robbery has been identified as Larry Kirkwood, 20. View the updated story here.