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Plant City Sweetbay employees held captive by armed robbers

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PLANT CITY, FL (WFLA) -

Employees of a Sweetbay Supermarket in Plant City were held captive by four armed robbers Tuesday evening.

According to police, the suspects forced their way into the store as employees were leaving for the night.

Investigators said, the suspects were wearing purple Sweetbay polo shirts, masks and gloves.

Once inside the store, the suspects put the employees together in a group and "held them captive," police officials said.

The suspects managed to escape with an undisclosed amount of money and multiple cartons of cigarettes.

Police have not released any description or photos of the suspects.

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