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Las Vegas police seek 2 suspected of trying to steal from business

Las Vegas police are asking for the public’s help in finding two people suspected of trying to leave a business without paying for goods last month in the northeast valley.

Shortly after midnight on April 23, a man and a woman walked into a business on the 4000 block of Las Vegas Boulevard North, near North Nellis Boulevard, and began selecting merchandise, a Metropolitan Police Department release said. The two attempted to leave the store without paying, somebody tried to confront them and they struggled. The pair then fled the scene.

Police said the woman was black, about 35 years old and had purple hair. She was wearing a striped shirt and jeans. Police described the man as white and about 35 years old. He was wearing a black baseball hat and a purple shirt.

Anyone with information may call Metro robbery detectives at 702-828-3591 or Crime Stoppers at 702-385-5555 to remain anonymous.

Contact Mike Shoro at mshoro@reviewjournal.com or 702-387-5290. Follow @mike_shoro on Twitter.

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