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Photo released of two men who tried to rob Girl Scouts in Tacoma

One of the suspects was reportedly armed with a gun.

Police are searching for two men that attempted to rob a Girl Scout booth Saturday evening. On Monday, Tacoma Police released a surveillance photo capturing the two suspects.

"We are grateful that no one was harmed, although of course they are shaken," the Girl Scouts of Western Washington posted on Facebook.

Tacoma Police says the two men are described as white males in their 20s, wearing gray hoodies and blue jeans.

Police released a surveillance photo of two suspects they believe tried to rob Girl Scouts in Tacoma.

The robbery attempt occurred outside the Fred Meyer at S 72nd Street and Pacific Avenue.

One of the men asked for change on a $100 bill; that's when the adult at the cookie stand saw him display a handgun.

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CAMBRIDGE, MASSACHUSETTS - JANUARY 4: while selling cookies at the Harvard Square subway stop on January 4, 2013 in Cambridge, Massachusetts. (Photo by Ann Hermes/The Christian Science Monitor via Getty Images)

Both suspects fled the storefront as soon as they started to attract attention.