Las Cruces sandwich shop robbed by armed suspects early Thursday morning

LAS CRUCES, N.M. - Las Cruces Police are investigating an armed robbery that occurred early Thursday morning at a sandwich shop on University Avenue.

Police say that around 2 a.m. Thursday, that two men, both armed with guns, entered the Jimmy John's store and ordered employees to get on the floor and demanded money.

The suspects took an undisclosed amount of money and left through the store's north entrance.

No shots were fired and no injuries reported.

Both suspects concealed their identities.

Anyone with information that might help identify the suspects is asked to call Las Cruces Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or send a tip via text message to CRIMES (274637), keyword LCTIPS.

Information can also be sent to the Las Cruces Police Department via email at

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