Update: Police Search for Suspects in Armed Robbery

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LINCOLN, Neb. -- Lincoln police are still looking for suspects in a Pizza Hut Robbery Saturday night. Police say 2 men entered the store at 5609 S. 27th just after 9:00pm. One man was armed with a gun and they ordered all but one employee to the back cooler.

Police say a customer actually may have interrupted the robbery. The clerk mouthed to the man that they were being robbed and he called 911. The suspects did not get any money, but did take two cell phones from employees. One of those phones was found in a nearby field. The suspects also dropped the gun which turned out to be a bb pistol.

Police describe the suspects as white males, 6-foot-tall and in their 20s.

Anyone with information is asked to call Lincoln CrimeStoppers at 402-475-3600.