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Gas station robbery suspects pepper spray employees

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WHITEHAVEN, Tenn. (FOX13) -

Memphis Police are searching for two men caught on surveillance footage robbing a gas station on Elvis Presley Boulevard in Whitehaven and pepper spraying employees.

The reported robbery took place on July 24 at around 2:40 p.m. at the Fast Fuels gas station, 1372 Elvis Presley.

Employees told police they were forced to the floor by two unknown men, and were pepper sprayed. One of the suspects had a handgun. The suspects fled on foot.

Though employee accounts and surveillance footage, police are looking for two suspects. One suspect is described as a black male, about 6-foot-0 in height with a slim build, about 150 lbs, dark complexion, goatee, wearing a red hat with black bill, sunglasses, white shirt, and black pants.  

The second suspect is also a black male, about 5-foot-10 with a heavy build, goatee, wearing a red baseball cap with a New York Yankees logo on the front, gray and white shirt, dark colored shorts, and light colored tennis shoes.

If you recognize these men you are urged to contact CrimeStoppers at 901-528-CASH. Your anonymous tip could lead to a cash reward.

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