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Austin Police release suspect photos in armed robbery

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AUSTIN, Minn. (KTTC) -

Austin police are releasing surveillance photos from the Austin Freedom Valu Center robbery on Friday, May 4th.

The photos show two men who robbed the gas station-convenience store at gunpoint.

Austin Police Chief Brian Krueger said a 911 call came in about 11 p.m. that night from the clerk at the Freedom Valu Center on 4th Street Northwest. A clerk told police two black men wearing all black came in demanding cash.

The clerk told police one pulled out a handgun and the other man grabbed cash from the register and the safe then ran away.

Chief Krueger said the police K9 officer tracked them for a block but then lost the scent. 

If you recognize either of these men, please contact Austin Police. 
 

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