Man robs two Burbank teens at gunpoint

<br /><small><a style="color: #0000ff; text-align: left;" href="https://maps.google.com/maps?f=q&amp;source=embed&amp;hl=en&amp;geocode=&amp;q=2800+west+olive,+burbank&amp;aq=&amp;sll=37.269174,-119.306607&amp;sspn=13.990438,19.753418&amp;t=h&amp;ie=UTF8&amp;hq=&amp;hnear=2800+W+Olive+Ave,+Burbank,+Los+Angeles,+California+91505&amp;z=14&amp;ll=34.157512,-118.331596">View Larger Map</a></small> <p>Two teens were robbed at gunpoint Saturday afternoon by a man wearing a turquoise ski mask, police said.</p> <p>The male and female pair, both 18, were sitting on a bench near the 2800 block of West Olive Avenue in Burbank just before 4 p.m. when a man brandishing a handgun approached and demanded their property, said Burbank Police Lt. Eddie Ruiz.</p> <p>Fearing for their lives, the teens gave up cell phones, cash, a purse and miscellaneous items, Ruiz said. The suspect then ran off.</p> <p>He was described as white, 5 feet, 9 inches tall and roughly 150 pounds. He was wearing blue jeans, a black sweatshirt and a turquoise ski mask, Ruiz said.</p> <p>No injuries were reported.</p> <p>Anyone with information about the robbery was urged to call Burbank police at (818) 238-3000.</p> <p>-- Alene Tchekmedyian, <a href="mailto:alene.tchekmedyian@latimes.com">alene.tchekmedyian@latimes.com</a><br /><br />Follow on <a href="https://plus.google.com/106699421143509148302/posts">Google+</a> and on Twitter: <a href="https://twitter.com/atchek">@atchek</a>.</p>

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