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Police looking for suspects in early morning VFW robbery

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YAKIMA, Wash. - Yakima Police are looking for two men who robbed the VFW post on 5th Avenue early Monday morning.

Police say around 6:30am a 71-year-old employee was opening the building for business and heard a knock at the back door. When he opened it, two men forced him back inside, pointed a gun at his head and demanded money.

The two men are described as white, about 6 feet tall. One was wearing camouflage pants, a ski mask, and a black sweatshirt. The other was wearing a blue plaid shirt and jeans. Police believe there may have been a getaway car waiting outside.

If you have any information, call Yakima Police.

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