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Two men sought in armed robbery of Woodland-area convenience store

The Yolo County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the Tuesday night armed robbery of a Woodland-area convenience store.

Sheriff’s deputies were called to the AM/PM market at 16435 County Road 99, or West Street, just north of Woodland near Interstate 5, about 10 p.m. A witness reported that two males wearing black ski masks and black hooded sweatshirts entered the store and demanded cash from the store clerk. One of the robbers was armed with a handgun and a round was fired during the robbery, according to a Sheriff’s Office news release.

No one was injured.

The robbers left with an undetermined amount of money and headed toward Woodland, the news release said.

Anyone with information pertaining to the case is asked to call the Sheriff’s Office dispatch center at 530-666-8282. Anonymous tips can be reported by calling 530-668-5248.

Cathy Locke: 916-321-5287, @lockecathy