Armed Robbery at Sprint store

Time:  7:46 p.m.

Date:  Friday, August 12, 2016

Location:  Sprint, 5134 Hinkleville Road, Paducah

Suspects:  Two black males, one of whom was wearing a white t-shirt and pants          

Paducah police are investigating a robbery at the Sprint store, 5134 Hinkleville Road.

Officers were called at 7:46 p.m. Friday.  An employee said two men entered the store, pulled handguns and forced him and another employee to the back of the store.  The men stole the employee’s cell phone and wallet, and took unknown items from the store before fleeing.

A vehicle believed used in the robbery was found abandoned in Massac County, IL.  Details about the robbers are few, but they were described as black.  One of them was wearing a white t-shirt and pants.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Paducah Police Department at 270-444-8550 or Crime Stoppers at 270-443-TELL.  Tipsters also may use the Online Tip Form.  Information leading to an arrest or indictment may result in a reward of up to $1,000.