State College police seek armed robbery suspect

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- State College Police report that an armed robbery occurred at 924 Bellaire Ave., State College, between 9 and 9:30 a.m. today (Aug. 7). Police say two men forced their way into an apartment at that location and stole cash and property belonging to the residents.

One of the suspects is described as an African-American male with a light complexion and short, black hair. He was approximately 5 feet 10 inches in height with a thin build. He wore a black polo shirt with an emblem on the chest area and shorts made of sweat pants material.

The second suspect is an African-American male with a dark complexion and beard on his chin that was approximately 6 inches long. He was approximately 6 feet in height with a thin build, wearing dark, baggy clothing. He carried a pistol during the robbery.

After the robbery the men entered an older-model, tan, four-door car that was parked on Bellaire Avenue and drove away from the scene.

Anyone with any information pertaining to this incident should contact Detective Steve Bosak of the State College Police Department at 814-234-7150, call CrimeStoppers at 877-992-7463 or submit an anonymous tip at http://statecollegepa.us/forms.aspx?fid=52 online.

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Last Updated August 07, 2012