Men Robbed While Selling Equipment out of Car

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    Two men selling home theater equipment out of their car were robbed of both their car and merchandise in Mission Valley late Thursday morning, police said.

    The men pulled into a Chevron station on Camino de la Reina at about 11:30 a.m.and attempted to sell the equipment to the suspects in a red Acura, according to the San Diego Police Department.

    The suspects simulated a gun and stole the theater equipment. The victims, concerned for their safety, fled on foot and the suspects drove away in their car -- a black 2012 Kia Sorrento.

    Police said the equiment was worth over $5,000.

    The suspects were last seen driving both the red Acura and the victims' black Kia, license plate number 6UBN441.

    One of the suspects was described as a man in his late 20s, 5'8'' with a thin build. He was wearing black sunglasses, a black baseball cap and he had tattoos on his right forearm and wrist. He was wearing white shorts and a large Dallas Cowboys jersey with the name Owens on the back. He had white shoes as well.

    The second suspect was about 25 years old, 5'8'' with a thin build. He was wearing a dark-colored sweatshirt, dark blue Dickies-brand pants, a black baseball cap and black sunglasses. He had tattoos on the front and back of his neck.

    Police are still investigating the incident.