Two Armed Men Take Backpack and Flee

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Lincoln Police are investigating a robbery near 17th and K Streets early Saturday morning. Police say anyone with information should contact them.

About 1:15 a.m. Saturday, Lincoln Police were called to a robbery near 17th & K Streets.

Officers arrived and learned the victim was on the sidewalk when two men approached him and demanded cash. One man was armed with a black revolver.

The suspects left after taking the man's backpack. They got into a dark colored SUV and fled the area.

The suspects are described as being light skinned black or possibly Hispanic. Both suspects were wearing dark colored clothing and both had bandanas over their faces.

The man with the gun is described as being about 5'2" to 5'5" tall and weighing about 165 lbs.

The second suspect is described as being about 6' to 6'2" with a thin build.

Anyone with information on this armed robbery is asked to call Lincoln Crimestoppers at 402-475-3600. A tip could lead to a cash reward.