WVC shoe store robbed at gunpoint

Posted at 8:32 PM, Dec 31, 2012
and last updated 2012-12-31 22:32:01-05

WEST VALLEY CITY, Utah — West Valley City police are looking for two people in connection with an armed robbery at a shoe store.

Police say two people, a man and a woman, entered the Payless ShoeSource store at 5670 W 3500 S and attempted to leave with shoes they hadn’t paid for.

A store employee confronted the couple, and the man indicated he had a gun. The employee saw the weapon and allowed the couple to leave the store.

Police believe the couple fled the scene in a car that was parked outside.

Anyone with information on the robbery is asked to call the West Valley City Police Department at (801) 963-3300.