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Three armed gunmen rob Palmetto Internet cafe

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Detectives with the Manatee County Sheriff's Office are on the lookout for a trio of armed gunmen who robbed an Internet gaming business in Palmetto Saturday night.

The incident occurred just before 10 p.m. at U Lucky Dog at 5300 US Highway 41. The suspects made off with a large sum of cash and a handful of personal items including cell phones.

According to a MCSO report three black males burst into the business and ordered all six occupants to the floor. The suspects were all armed, were all wearing gloves and had their faces covered.

The men had all the victims empty their pockets before fleeing the building on foot. They jumped into an unknown vehicle and sped away.

Investigators say the crime last approximately one minute.

All three suspects are between the ages of 20 and 30 according to the victims. They were all between 5'8'' and 5'11'' tall and weigh between 190 and 220 pounds.

Several crime scene and violent crime units were dispatched to the scene to gather evidence.

If you have any information about this crime, please contact the Manatee County Sheriff's Office at 941-747-3011 or you can remain anonymous by calling the Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-866-634-8477.

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