Police: NYPD Looking For Suspect Who Tried To Rob Four Stores

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – New York City police are looking for a suspect wanted for a robbery and four attempted robberies.

Police say they all took place between April 28 and May 8. They say the suspect walks in to a store covering his face with his hand under his shirt pretending to have a gun and demands cash at the register.

The first attempted robbery happened at a Broadway Duane Reade on April 28.  The second happened just a few blocks away at a Cosi also on Broadway two days later. 

Then on May 6, police say the suspect tried to rob a Starbucks on 7 Avenue.

Two days after trying to rob that Starbucks, he got away with an unknown amount of money after robbing a 5 Avenue CVS on May 8, according to police.

That same day, the suspect also tried to rob a second Duane Reade, police said.

If you have any information about these incidents or the suspect, call police or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477), text your tip to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577 or visit www.nypdcrimestopper.com.

  • L. Woods

    What is this world coming to, white men robbing Duane Reade stores!? Things must be really bad then when you see the most privliged malefactor on this planet having to resort to this? i must say it’s refreshing to see that minorities aren’t the only ones up to no damn good!.

  • Zuhaireo

    I think the guy is teasing the cops

  • BDAY55

    white people, biggest criminals

    • steven

      usually white people steal in millions, this one is an effing looser :)

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