UPDATE: NLRPD investigates robbery turned deadly, customer killed

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NORTH LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – North Little Rock Police Officers are looking for two suspects accused of shooting and killing a gas station customer during an armed robbery.

It happened just before midnight Friday.  

Police say the suspects, covered in black and with firearms, walked into the Valero Big Red gas station at 601 W. Broadway. 

During the robbery, shots were fired, ultimately killing the customer. 

The name of the victim has not been released. North Little Rock Police say they are a member of the U.S. Armed Forces. Officers are working with that branch of the Armed Forces at this time.  
The North Little Rock Police Department is offering a reward of $10,000 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the people responsible. You can call the 24-hour tip line at 501-680-8439. You can remain anonymous. 

Original story: 

NORTH LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — Police are investigating a deadly shooting at a gas station near a busy intersection late Friday night.

The name of the victim has not been released.

Police dispatched to reports of a robbery where shots had been fired.

When they arrived they found the victim inside the store.

That person died at the scene.

This is the first homicide in North Little Rock in 2019.

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