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Eight people robbed at gunpoint at Pasadena Bar and Grill

SOUTH PASADENA — Eight people were robbed at gunpoint early Thursday at a bar and grill by masked gunmen, authorities said.

It happened at Pasadena Bar & Grill, 796 Pasadena Ave. S, about 12:30 a.m., said Pinellas County sheriff's deputies.

Two men entered the bar with handguns and demanded money from patrons and bar employees. No one was hurt.

The men also took money from the bar before leaving in a black 2002 Chevrolet Trail Blazer they stole from a customer

Detectives consider the men armed and dangerous and ask anyone with information to call (727) 582-6200. People wishing to remain anonymous and be eligible for a cash reward can call Crime Stoppers of Pinellas County at 1-800-873-8477.

One of the robbers was described as black, 25 to 30 years old, and 5 feet 6 to 5 feet 8. He was wearing a red bandana over his face, had dreadlocks and was carrying a chrome or silver snub-nosed revolver.

The other was described as white, 26 years old and 210 pounds. He was last seen wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt and black ski mask and had a black semiautomatic handgun.

Eight people robbed at gunpoint at Pasadena Bar and Grill 08/11/11 [Last modified: Thursday, August 11, 2011 3:02pm]
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