Midland Police Searching for Two Men Involved in Aggravated Robbery

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

MIDLAND - The search is on for two men who police they say pulled off a robbery on the south side of Midland on Thursday afternoon.  

It happened around one in the 200 block of east Florida.  

According to police, two hispanic men robbed a man selling electronics out of van.  

The victim told police, one of the men distracted him, and the other got in his van and tried to drive off.  

When the vender started yelling, he says one of the suspects pointed a gun at him.  

That's when the victim says he started yelling and one of the suspects pointed a gun at his head.

Witnesses in a nearby bakery say they heard yelling and came to the victim's aid, surrounding his van.

The suspects both managed to get away, jumping into a green sports type vehicle.

The suspects are described as two hispanic males, 17 to 21 years old, wearing black shorts and shirts.

If you have any information, you're asked to call the Midland Police Department at 685-7108 or Crimestoppers at 694-TIPS.