Las Vegas police are searching for two male suspects in the Dec. 27 robbery of a small business near the 3700 block of Las Vegas Boulevard South, near Flamingo Road.
One of the suspects stole an undisclosed amount of money while the employee was distracted, police said, while a second suspect served as a lookout.
After the suspects walked away with the money, a witness approached one of them, police said. The suspect punched the witness and knocked him to the ground.
Both suspects fled on foot, according to police.
The first suspect is described as a man in his mid-20s, 5 feet 10 inches tall and weighing 170 pounds. He was last seen wearing a black sweatshirt with white stripes, black pants, and a black Chicago White Sox baseball hat.
The second suspect is described as a man in his mid-20s, 5 feet 11 inches tall and weighing 175 pounds. He was last seen wearing a black plaid long-sleeved shirt, camouflage pants, and a black Chicago White Sox baseball hat.
Anyone with information on the suspects or the crime is asked to call Las Vegas police at (702) 828-3591 or, to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at (702) 385-5555 or visit www.crimestoppersofnv.com.
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