Police Seeking Suspect in Series of New York City Robberies
The police are asking for the public's assistance in locating a man wanted in connection with several armed robberies of gas stations and convenience stores in Brooklyn and the Bronx. The suspect enters the locations, shows a firearm, demands and receives unknown amounts of U.S. currency, and flees on foot. No injuries have been reported.
The suspect, pictured, is a black male between 25 and 40 years old. He's 5'10"-6'1", 175 lbs., and recently was seen wearing a brown Kangol hat with black and white sneakers, and in another incident, a black ski hat with white shirt and construction boots.
Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at (800) 577-TIPS (8477). The public can also submit tips by logging onto NYPDcrimestoppers.com or by texting tips to CRIMES (274637), enter TIP577. All calls are strictly confidential.