Burlington, NC -- Police are looking for three men who robbed the Joe Shopwell Mini Mart on Apple St. Friday night.
The store clerk told police the men entered his store and tried to steal merchandise. The clerk tried to stop them, and the suspects punched him and hit him with a stick several times, according to police.
The suspects ran from the store and drove away in a gray Jeep or SUV, which was driven by a third man.
Police obtained warrants Saturday for the arrests of Darius Marquis Madkins, 23, and Markale Deonte Madkins, 21.
Both face charges of Assault with a Deadly Weapon Inflicting Serious Injury and Misdemeanor Larceny.
The store clerk suffered minor injuries.
Police are still investigating this robbery.
If you have any information, call Burlington police at (336) 229-3500, Crimestoppers at (336) 229-7100 or Connecting Burlington Communities tip line at (336( 222-5024.