Armed men rob Ponchatoula convenience store

PONCHATOULA, LA (WAFB) - Detectives are looking for two men who robbed a convenience store in Ponchatoula Friday morning.

According to reports, the suspects entered Alicia's Food Mart on Hwy. 22, armed with a silver handgun.

The suspects were wearing masks and dressed in black.  One held the clerk at gunpoint and the other robbed the store.

Investigators say the men fled on foot toward Brown Rd.  It is possible that they continued on in a silver SUV to St. Tammany Parish.

If you have any information on this robbery, call Crime Stoppers at 800-554-5245.

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