Kwik Shops in Council Bluffs and Omaha robbed

Posted at 8:14 AM, Feb 19, 2016
and last updated 2016-02-19 09:21:23-05

Two Kwik Shop gas stations, one in Council Bluffs and one in Omaha, were robbed overnight.

Police say around 12:30 a.m., a man in a black ski mask robbed the Kwik Shop on Avenue G, near 36th Street.  The suspect got away with money and cigarettes.

Around 2:35 a.m., the Kwik Shop at 36th and Leavenworth streets was also robbed.

Investigators said a man in a blue ski mask made off with some money and cigarettes.

Both suspects were armed with a gun.