Bluffs robbery under investigation


July 29th, 2012 by Ric Hanson

Police in Council Bluffs are investigating a robbery which occurred early this (Sunday) morning. Officials say the Kwik Shop at 1602 Avenue G was robbed at around 3:45-a.m., by two masked individuals armed with handguns. The suspects wore hoods and bandanas when the entered the store and demanded money from the clerk. One was said to have been a white male, while the ethnicity of the other individual is not known.

The robbers fled the scene with an undetermined amount of cash. Their getaway vehicle was described as being an early 1990’s model four-door coupe. No one was injured during the incident, which remains under investigation. Anyone with information about the crime is asked to contact the Council Bluffs Police Department’s Criminal Investigation Division at 712-328-4728.