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Tobacco shop robbed Thursday night; suspects still on the loose

Police are still looking for two suspects in the robbery of a Topeka tobacco shop Thursday night.

Officers were called just after 8:45 p.m. to Tobacco Town at 101 SW 37th.

The clerk reported two black males entered the store, brandished a firearm and took an undisclosed amount of money.

They were last seen running towards SE Humboldt. Both males were wearing all black clothing.

K9 was called to assist and officers were able to take a subject into custody who was not relatedto the aggravated robbery. The subject saw the officers and ran from the scene. The subject was found to have a misdemeanor warrant and was taken to jail.

If you know more about the robbery, call Crime Stoppers at 234-0007.

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