Police searching for suspects after attempted armed robbery

Jiffy Robbery 11/21/2016

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (WTHI) – Police are on the hunt for two men after an attempted armed robbery in Terre Haute.

Two men entered the Jiffy Mini Mart at 19th Street and Margaret Avenue around 8:30 p.m. Monday.

Police tell News 10 the men had handguns. Witnesses told police both men had a thin build. One was approximately 5’9″ and the other man was over 6′.

Witnesses say both men had a cloth-like material over their heads.

They ran away before getting any money.

If you know anything about this incident, call the Terre Haute Police Department at (812) 238-1661.