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 August 26th, 2009  
Arcade on U.S.1 robbed of cash, according to St. Lucie County Sheriff Ken J. Mascara
 
Two robbers knocked out an employee at the Famous Spin-Win Arcade, 4412 South U.S.1, Fort Pierce, shortly after 7 this morning and got away with cash, according to Sheriff Ken J. Mascara.

The two robbers are described as black males, both with short hair, and both wearing black tank tops and black hoodies. One is 5 feet 10 inches to 6 feet tall and slender. The other is 5 feet 6 inches to 5 feet 8 inches tall and heavy set.

An employee was alone in the store when one of the robbers started a conversation with him. The other approached from behind and hit the employee in the head, knocking him unconscious briefly.

While the store empoyee was unconscious, the robbers stole cash from the cash register and the safe and left the store.

Sheriff Mascara asks anyone with information to call Treasure Coast Crime Stoppers at 1-800-273-8477 (1-800-273-TIPS.) Tipsters do not have to give their names. A tip that leads to an arrest can earn the tipster a cash reward.

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