DETROIT -

The Detroit Police Department needs the public's help in identifying and locating two suspects wanted for armed robbery.

Both male suspects are believed to have taken thousands of dollars in merchandise from a local business located in the 310 block of E. Jefferson, and escaped in a green, Pontiac Grand Prix.  One of the suspects entered the business pretending to be a customer.  As the second suspect entered the building, the first suspect produced a weapon and made verbal demands.

The first suspect is a black male in his 20's, 5'8" tall, weighing 185 lbs, and was seen wearing a black jacket, light colored blue jeans, and a black knitted cap.

The second suspect is a black male in his 20's, 5'10" tall, weighing 165 lbs, and was seen wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt, black jeans, and a black mask.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Detroit Police Department, the Criminal Investigation Bureau at (313) 596-1340, or Crime Stoppers at (800) 773-2587.