Okanogan Co. Deputies looking for two armed robbery suspects in Pateros

PATEROS, Wash. — The Okanogan County Sheriff’s Office is looking for two suspects in an armed robbery caught on a gas station surveillance camera.

Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a call at the Superstop in Pateros. According to the Sheriff’s Office, two suspects armed with a revolver held the gas station clerk at gunpoint while forcing her to open the cash register.

The suspects took the cash and left, and no one was injured in the incident.

Now, the Sheriff’s Office is looking for the suspects, described as either Hispanic or Native American – a man, standing five-feet six-inches tall, with brown eyes, seen wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, blue jeans, black tennis shoes and holding a blue/tan backpack. With him was a woman, standing at five-feet three-inches tall, wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt, ripped blue jeans, tan slippers and holding a purple bag or purse.

Anyone with information on the incidents or suspects is urged to called the Okanogan County Sheriff’s Office at (509) 422-7232. As the suspects were armed in the robbery, the Sheriff’s Office also urges that no one approach or attempt to detain them.