Two Men Arrested After Coffee Stand Robbery

Two men are in custody after police say they robbed a coffee stand this morning.

It happened on the 3600 block of Fruitvale Blvd at the Grizzly Espresso just before 6 a.m.

Police say a barista was working when one man showed a handgun and attempted to crawl through her window, she escaped through the other side, but was caught by a second man.

She was taken back to the coffee stand, where the two suspects took money from the till, her personal items and car keys.

An officer was able to locate the stolen car, a chase ensued before the suspects crashed it and attempted to escape on foot -- they were taken into custody just before 8 a.m.

The victim was not seriously harmed -- both suspects face multiple charges, including first degree robbery and assault.

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