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Police searching for men armed with rifle who robbed Hazel Dell store

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HAZEL DELL, WA (KPTV) -

Two men robbed a Hazel Dell store employee at gunpoint and got away with cash.

The robbery occurred at 8:30 p.m. Monday at the El Pueblito Mexican Store on the 7800 block of Northeast Highway 99.

Police said one man pointed a rifle at the clerk, while a second man went across the counter and grabbed money from the register.

The robbers then ran away and are believed to have left the scene in a gray sedan, possibly a Honda Accord.

Nobody was injured in the robbery.

Police searched the area but did not locate the suspects.

The armed suspect is described as a black man in his 20s, 5 feet 8 inches tall and very skinny. The second suspect is a white man in his 20s, 5 feet 8 inches tall with a slight build.

Both suspects wore light-colored hoodies and dark jeans.

Anyone with information about this investigation is asked to contact the Clark County Sheriff's Office.

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