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UPDATE: Armed robbery suspects taken into custody

Posted at 11:40 AM, Jul 10, 2017
and last updated 2017-07-11 09:07:59-04

The two suspects involved in the armed robbery at Medawar Jewelers are in police custody.

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Meridian Township police are searching for two people suspected of robbing a jewelry store in a wooded area near Okemos Road.

Police are using canines to track a man and a woman who are suspects in an armed robbery at the Meridian Township Medawar Jewelers on Grand River Avenue.

The robbery took place at 10:41 AM on Grand River Avenue. The suspects are believed to be on foot, west of Okemos Road and south of the railroad tracks.

Suspect 1 is a woman wearing a white sleeveless T-Shirt with short brown hair. Suspect 2 is a man wearing a white T-shirt.

Police say people in the area should lock their doors, and if they spot the suspects to call 911.

We have a crew en route and will update this story with more details as information becomes available.

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