Two People Injured in Armed Robbery

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DES MOINES, Iowa - Just after 9 p.m. Monday police were called to a robbery at Jung's Oriental Food Store  at 1140 East 9th Street.

Des Moines Police say two armed men entered the store through the back door wearing all black and ski masks.

They say one man had a long gun and the other a shot-gun.

Police say sometime during the robbery a shot was fired that possibly ricocheted off and hit two of the store employees.

One employee was hit in the leg and the other in the back.  Both were taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

The suspects remain at large however, police say they don't believe this was a random act.

The investigation is ongoing.


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