St. Cloud Police: Attempted Robbery On 03/12/04 at 7:27 PM, officers of the St. Cloud Police Department were dispatched to an attempted robbery, at JC Penny, located at 4201 West Division Street. Upon arrival, officers met with a 55 year-old female victim. The investigation revealed that the victim was walking into JC Penny and observed two male individuals by the entrance. Before the victim could enter the building, one of the individuals grabbed her purse and pulled, but he was unable to retrieve it from her. During this time, the victim fell to the ground and sustained an injury to her head. Both suspects subsequently fled on foot. When the two suspects fled on foot, one of them ran out of his shoes, which were collected as evidence at the scene. The shoes were described as white Reeboks size 9-1/2. Officers checked the area, but were unable to locate the two suspects. The two suspects are described as follows. Suspect #1: Black/male, 16 years of age, 5’ 8”, wearing a grey hooded sweatshirt. Suspect #2: Black/male, 14 years of age, 5’ 3”, wearing a white and royal blue sweatshirt and white Reebok tennis shoes (9-1/2). St. Cloud Police: Armed Robbery On 03-07-04, at 4:00 AM, officers from the St Cloud PD were dispatched to 510 Hwy 10 N, Pure Pleasure, reference a robbery. Upon arrival officers met with the clerk who reported that the business had been robbed after the suspect demanded money and showed that he had a handgun on his person. Victim was then forced by threat, to drive the suspect to the downtown area of St Cloud where he was dropped off. Officers also responded to the area but were unable to locate the suspect who was described as a male Native American or Asian, 5-7 medium build wearing a black leather jacket and brown overalls. St. Cloud Police: Vending Machine Theft The St. Cloud Police are investigating the theft of three Phone Card vending machines and their contents from three locations at the St. Cloud Hospital. The equipment which is owned by M&K Telecom, LLC, has been located. However, a large quantity of $10.00 phone cards is missing. This is a picture of what the missing phone cards look like.