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Auburn police seek pair who robbed Green River Community College students

Post by Stacia Glenn / The News Tribune on Jan. 8, 2013 at 2:34 pm |
January 8, 2013 2:34 pm

Auburn police are asking for the public’s help in identifying a pair who robbed three students at Green River Community College Sunday.

The incident happened about 10:30 a.m. while three women were waiting at a bus stop on Southeast 316th Street just west of 124th Street Southeast, Capt. Mike Hirman said.

The robbers, who were black and in their early 20s, were armed with a handgun and pepper spray. The man was about 6 foot with a skinny build. He was wearing a dark jacket and jeans. The woman was 5-foot-2 to 5-foot-5 wearing a black jacket and Mickey Mouse pajama bottoms.

They fled in a red car.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Auburn Police Department tip line at 253-288-7403.

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