SAN BRUNO, Calif. (KRON) — Two suspects were arrested after two armed robberies occurred at a San Bruno convenience store, police announced Wednesday in a press release. The robberies happened earlier this month, one on July 6 and another on July 9, on the 100 block of Angus Ave.
Police responded to a report of an armed robbery at 5:37 a.m. on July 6, the release said. A 30-year-old male suspect from San Francisco pointed a gun at the store clerk and took money from the cash registers.
The suspect ran away in a gray SUV driven by a female suspect. The female suspect is a 23-year-old San Francisco resident.
Another armed robbery was reported at the same convenience store on Saturday July 9 at 4:07 a.m., according to the release. Police say the same two suspects entered the store.
The male suspect pointed a gun at the store clerk, and both suspects took money from the cash registers. Both fled the scene in a gray SUV, similar to the first robbery.
Later that Saturday, the San Francisco Police Department assisted San Bruno police in serving a search warrant at the suspects’ residence on the 2700 block of 22nd Street in San Francisco. After the search warrant, authorities found evidence connecting the suspects with the robberies.
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Officers located a BB Pellet pistol during an investigation into the incident. Police said they were booked into San Mateo County Jail for charges related to robbery, conspiracy, and possession of a controlled substance.
Neither suspect was identified by name. Police did not confirm the convenience store is 7-Eleven, but according to online maps, there is a 7-Eleven located at 105 Angus Ave.