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MPD Searching for Robbery Suspects
Monroe -- Monroe Police are searching for two people accused of a robbery late Tuesday night.
It happened at 11:00 p.m at Kingsway Apartments, 4205 Elm St.
The investigation showed that two females were sitting in a vehicle in the parking lot when they were approached by two black male suspects on foot.
One of the suspects demanded a cell phone from the victims and produced a handgun. The victims threw the handgun out of the window which was retrieved by the suspects who fled the area on foot. Prior to fleeing the area, the suspect fired one shot in the air for unknown reasons.
No one was injured during this incident.
The suspects are described as:
Suspect #1 black male, 5’10”, slim build, with a dark complexion.
Suspect #2 is described as a black male, 5’05”, slim, with a dark complexion.
Both were described as being 18-20 years old and wearing dark clothing and “hoodie” type clothing.
Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact the Monroe Police Department at 318.329.2600 or Crimestoppers at 318.388.2274.