Suspects sought in armed robbery at El Truco Barbershop in Highbridge

Police are looking for two men caught on surveillance video during the holdup. (4/22/13)

THE BRONX - Police are searching for two men who they say held up a family barbershop in Highbridge Sunday night.

Owner Valdimir Mejia, of El Truco Barbershop at 1414 Ogden Ave., says the men came in at around 6 p.m. and asked for change for a $5 bill. They were then caught on surveillance video as one of them whipped out a gun and told everyone to get on the ground, including several children.

The suspects took everyone's belongings, including cash, watches and cell phones, but no one was hurt.  

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