Armed Robbery at GameStop on South Route 31, Crystal Lake

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Crystal Lake police responded about 9:09 p.m. Wednesday, December 28, 2016 to a report of an armed robbery at GameStop, 1125 South Route 31.

Two armed robbers — a male and female — wearing black masks and dark clothing took cash and two gaming consoles, according to police.

Both offenders displayed handguns before fleeing on foot with an undetermined amount of cash and two electronic gaming consoles. The suspects were last seen running southbound from the scene.

Crystal Lake police are investigating the robbery and urge anyone with information about the robbery to call the Crystal Lake Police Department at 815-356-3620 or Crime Stoppers at 800-762-STOP (7867). Crime Stoppers pays cash rewards for information leading to arrests, police said.

Anonymous tips can also be sent by text message with the word CLPDTIP including the tip information to 847411 (tip411).

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