PORTSMOUTH – Police need help identifying two armed men who robbed a Portsmouth tax preparation business Saturday.
Police say two black males entered the Liberty Tax Service on Chowan Drive around 11 a.m., indicated they had a gun and demanded money.
The men fled the business with cash. No one inside the business was injured during the incident.
The first suspect is described as a black male approximately 5’11”-6’ tall, between 26 and 28 years old and weighing approximately 165 to180 pounds. The man was last seen wearing a black coat, blue jeans, white sneakers and brown scarf covering his face.
The second suspect is described as a dark-skinned black male, approximately 5’8”-5’9” tall, between the ages of 22 and 26 years old and weighing 250 to 280 pounds. The man was last seen wearing a black coat, black hooded sweatshirt, blue jeans, red and black sneakers and had facial hair. This suspect was armed with a large survival knife.
Anyone with information as to the identity or the whereabouts of the suspects pictured is asked to call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.