Boise, August 21, 2012 - Boise Police are investigating the robbery of a tobacco store this morning on the 3100 block of W. Overland Road.
What Happened: Officers were called to the store at 9:02 a.m. When they arrived, witnesses reported two men had walked into the store, displayed a handgun and restrained the clerk. They left with an undisclosed amount of cash and items from the store. A customer came into the store a short time later, helped free the clerk and called 911.
Suspect descriptions: The suspects are described as two light skinned males. Both wore hoodies.
Due to the ongoing investigation, no further information is available for release at this time.
Crime Stoppers: Anyone with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers at 343-COPS, or log onto www.343cops.com, or text CRIMES or 274637, subject: Tip236. A citizen can remain anonymous. A reward of up to $1,000 is offered by Crime Stoppers for information leading to the arrest of criminal suspects.