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Police searching for 2 accused of pawn shop robbery

Police searching for 2 accused of pawn shop robbery

Photos courtesy of Houston Crime Stoppers.

HOUSTON – Houston Crime Stoppers and the ATF need the public's help in identifying two men involved in an aggravated robbery case. 

According to the news release, the incident happened Aug. 13. Two men entered a pawn shop on Nimitz Street in Houston a little after 8 a.m. and stole handguns and cash from the store. 

The first man was described as being between 5-foot-4 and 5-foot-8 with a stocky build. He was said to be wearing a tan mask, blue coveralls, gloves and black, red and white shoes. 

The second man was also described as being between 5-foot-4 and 5-foot-8. He had a stocky build, was wearing a dark colored mask, tan coveralls, gloves and black and white shoes. 

The men were seen fleeing in a black or dark colored Suburban-type SUV. 

According to the news release, Crime Stoppers will pay a reward of up to $5,000 for information leading to the charging and/or arrest of the suspect(s) in this case.

Information may be reported by calling 713-222-TIPS (8477) or submitted online at www.crime-stoppers.org.

Tips may also be sent via a text message by texting the following: TIP610 plus the information to CRIMES (274637) or via the mobile app (Crime Stoppers Houston). All tipsters remain anonymous.