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2 Sought In Armed Robberies At San Jose Marijuana Dispensaries

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Surveillance images of the two suspects. (San Jose Police Dept.)

Surveillance images of the two suspects. (San Jose Police Dept.)

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SAN JOSE (BCN) – Police are looking for two men in connection with armed robberies last month at two marijuana dispensaries in San Jose.

The latest incident occurred on the afternoon of Sept. 29 at a dispensary in the 1600 block of Monterey Road, according to police.

Two men ordered the two employees inside the business to the ground, tied their hands and robbed them of their personal property, along with cash and marijuana from the dispensary, police officials said.

The men fled in a four-door green Honda. The employees were not harmed in the course of the robbery, according to police.

Detectives believe the men also robbed another San Jose dispensary on Sept. 18.

The first suspect was described as a black man in his late 20s to early 30s, about 6 feet 2 inches tall, and between 225 to 250 pounds. He had short black hair, a goatee, and tattoos on both forearms. He was wearing a purple baseball cap, purple T-shirt, and jeans.

The second suspect appeared to be black, but his race and age are unknown. He was about 5 feet 7 inches tall and around 150 pounds. He was wearing a camouflaged hooded sweatshirt, jeans, and white sneakers.

Anyone with information about the suspects or either robbery is asked to contact Detectives Jason Tanner or Brandon Sanchez at (408) 277-4166. Anonymous calls can be made to the Silicon Valley Crime Stoppers hotline at (408) 947-STOP (7867).

(© 2010 CBS Broadcasting Inc. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. Bay City News contributed to this report.)

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