LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — Metro police are looking for a man and a woman who became violent when they robbed a business in the east valley.

The two attempted to leave a store in the 200 block of North Nellis Boulevard at about 9:30 a.m. Tuesday (Oct. 25) with several items, according to the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department. When they got to the exit, an employee asked them for their receipt, to show they had paid for the items.

The two “became violent,” Metro said, and they rushed off from the store.

The man is described as Asian, between 40 and 50 years old, 5-feet-4 to 5-feet-6 and weighing about 140 pounds. He was wearing a white baseball cap, black sweatshirt with a grey puffy vest and black pants.

The woman is described as Black, between 35 and 40 years old, 5-feet-5 to 5-feet-7 and weighing about 135 pounds. She was wearing sunglasses, a white puffy vest, white T-shirt and white pants.

Police released photos of the two from video surveillance at the store.

Anyone with information can call Metro’s commercial robbery section, 702-828-3591. Those who want to remain anonymous can call Crime Stoppers, 702-385-5555, or go to