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Travel center employees held up at knife-point

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PRESCOTT, AR (KSLA) -

The Nevada County sheriff's Office is asking for your help in finding to 2 knife-wielding men who held up a convenience store.

It happened around 2:30 a.m. Monday morning at the Valero Travel Center at 2252 Highway 19 North in Prescott, Arkansas.  

Surveillance video shows the men rushing into the store wearing bandanas and gloves.  One of the men goes behind the counter while the other held 2 store employees at knife-point, deputies said.  The first bandit got an undetermined amount of cash from drawer.  

Both men left the scene on foot and were last seen running south towards Interstate 30.

If you have any information, you are asked to call Detective Robert Missey at the Nevada County sheriff's Office at (870) 887-2616.

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