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Police search for gunman in cell phone store robbery

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SAN DIEGO (CNS) - Two men, one armed with a handgun, forced employees into a cell phone store's back office and then got away with cash and phones Saturday, San Diego police said.

The suspects entered the Verizon Wireless store at 6011 El Cajon Blvd., near the intersection with College Avenue, about 12:45 p.m. and forced the employees into a back office, according to San Diego police Officer Frank Cali.

One suspect allegedly took cash and the other grabbed several phones, then the pair left the store, Cali said.

Both suspects were described as 20-year-old Asian men who were 5-foot-8 or 5-foot-9. One wore a black shirt and blue jeans and the other had on a white shirt and blue jeans.

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