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DATE/TIME: Saturday, April 24th, 2004 / 08:25 PM
SUBJECT:ARMED ROBBERY OF HAIR SALON

Detectives are investigating an armed robbery that occurred at about 1:15 this afternoon at Miss Kim’s hair salon at 351 Duane Avenue.

A female employee and 3 female customers were in the salon when 2 black males – one displaying a handgun – entered. They took money from each of the women and also stole a cell phone from one of them. After the robbery, the men ran west on Duane. They have not been apprehended.

The suspects are described as: * #1 (w/ the gun) – black male, medium skin, about 5’-8”, in his 20s, wearing a black mask, black pants, dark blue fleece jacket, black sneakers (no further description)

* #2 – black male, light skinned, about 5’-6”, wearing a black mask, black pants, and a light blue jacket (no further description)

None of the victims was injured during the robbery. No shots were fired.

No other information is available at this time.