Tulsa Police Search For 2 Suspect After Armed Robbery At Fiesta Mart

Wednesday, August 19th 2020, 5:41 am
By: News 9

Tulsa -

Tulsa Police are looking for two people after an armed robbery at the Fiesta Mart near 81st and Mingo.

Police said around 3 a.m. two men wearing surgical masks went into the Fiesta Mart. One of them had a gun and the other was holding a knife.

The men demanded cash and cigarettes from the clerk and then left.

Police saw the suspects going north on Mingo but when they approached them, they ran off.

The suspect's dropped a backpack with the stolen items, police said.

"Nobody's hurt. No shots fired. There was nobody inside the store at the time of the incident other than the clerk and the suspects," said Capt. Malcom Wightman.

Police said they're using dogs to try and locate the suspects.

This is a developing story.