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Three suspects robbed the Verizon Wireless store on Clay Street in Albany on Tuesday morning.

Albany police are seeking three male suspects in connection with an armed robbery reported Tuesday morning at the Verizon Wireless store at 1365 Clay St.

According to the Albany Police Department, the trio came into the store about 11:40 a.m. and took an undisclosed number of cellular devices. At least two of the suspects reportedly brandished firearms during the incident.

A short time later, Oregon State Police troopers found the suspect vehicle abandoned in the area of Ward Drive near Lancaster Drive in Salem.

According to a news release from the Albany Police Department, three males brought themselves to the attention of police in the area by committing unrelated crimes, and their involvement in the Albany robbery is under investigation. More details will be released when available.

The Salem Police Department assisted in the investigation.

Anyone with information concerning the robbery is encouraged to call the Albany Police Department at 541-917-7686.


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