Police: Man, woman robbed at gunpoint by 2 men in Capitol Hill

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SEATTLE - Two men robbed a man and a woman at gunpoint early Sunday morning in the Capitol Hill neighborhood, police said.

 

The incident happened at about 12:32 a.m. when a man and woman were walking near 14th Avenue and East Howell Street when two men approached them, according to the Seattle Police Department.

 

Police said one of the men pointed a black handgun at the man and woman, made a threat and demanded for their property. The men took items from the victims and fled the scene.

 

The man and woman were not injured during the incident. 

 

Officers searched the area for the two men, but could not find them.

 

Police described one of the men as black, 6 feet tall, with a muscular build and has an oval face with pockmarks. The other is described as black, over 6 feet tall, with a very muscular build and wearing all black clothing.