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Aurora Police Release Surveillance Photos Of Suspects In Armed Robbery Of Cell Phone Store

(CBS) -- Aurora police have released surveillance photos of three men they say robbed a cell phone store at gunpoint last week.

Shortly after 8 p.m. on Aug. 14, two employees at the AT&T cell phone store in the 2300 block of North Farnsworth Avenue were approached by two of the suspects who announced a robbery. At least one of the suspects was armed.

The employees were led into a backroom and joined by a third suspect. The suspects then stole $33,000 worth of phones, tablets and other merchandise after getting a key to a room where new merchandise was stored.

Police say they suspects fled in what appeared to be a champagne or golf-colored Chevorlet Blazer and may have had a second vehicle, believed to be an older, red two-door Honda Civic with a rear window painted black and a white cross or emblem on it.

One suspects is described as 5'6", between 18-23 with long, black hair, a tattoo on the left side of his neck and sported studded earrings and wearing a white shirt, dark pants and beige floppy hat. A second suspect is described as 5'8" and in his early 20s and wearing a black T-shirt, light colored jeans and a black hat. The third suspect is described as a man in his early 20s, 6'0" tall, with short black hair, a beige shirt with blue stripes and blue jeans.

Anyone with information is asked to call Aurora police at (630)-256-5500 or Aurora Crime Stoppers at (630) 892-1000.

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