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Elkhart police searching for two suspects in armed robbery

Posted on Nov. 16, 2012 at 12:00 a.m. | Updated on Nov. 16, 2012 at 2:15 p.m.

ELKHART — Elkhart Police are searching for two suspects who robbed a man on Mishawaka Road Thursday night.

Police were dispatched to the 800 block of Mishawaka Road around 8 p.m. in response to an armed robbery. The victim said that he was walking on Mishawaka Road when two males with handguns approached him and stole an undisclosed amount of money.

The first suspect is described as a black man approximately 5 feet 10 inches tall wearing a grey hooded sweatshirt. The second suspect is described as a black man approximately 5 feet 11 inches tall wearing a black hooded sweatshirt.

They were seen getting into a black sedan with orange and yellow paint chips on the front bumper and they headed west on Mishawaka Road.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Elkhart Police Department Detective Bureau at 295-7076.