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Baton Rouge Police are looking for two men who robbed the Smoking Tee Pee Shop on Sherwood Forest Blvd. at gunpoint Wednesday.

The black men in their early 20’s walked into the store 2843 S. Sherwood Forest Blvd., at about 8 p.m. with handguns and demanded money and merchandise from an employee at the front counter before leaving, the Baton Rouge Police said in a news release.

The first man is described as 5 foot, 7 inches tall, 150 pounds and was wearing a black hooded-jacket with white trim and black gloves. The second man is described as being about 5 foot 7 inches tall, 220 pounds and was wearing gloves and a dark hooded-shirt.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Armed Robbery Office at 225 389-3845 or Crime Stoppers at 225 344-7867.