Do you recognize these people? Police need help identifying two suspects of Cherokee Street robbery

Cherokee robbery suspects
Photo credit St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department
By NewsRadio 1120 KMOX

ST. LOUIS (KMOX) — The St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department is asking for assistance in identifying the two pictured individuals who are suspected to have robbed a 15-year-old Wednesday on Cherokee Street.

Shortly after 1 p.m. on the 3000 block of Cherokee, two Hispanic male teenagers approached the victim, also a Hispanic male. One suspect asked what was in the victim's backpack while the second suspect revealed a handgun. The suspects fled with the victim's backpack, which contained his wallet. 

Police said the investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with information is urged to call CrimeStoppers at 866-371-TIPS (8477).

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