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Suspect Sought In Four Armed Robberies In Manhattan

(credit: NYPD)

(credit: NYPD)

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police are looking for help finding a suspect wanted in a Manhattan robbery pattern.

The suspect is wanted for a total of four incidents.  Two of them occurred on Sunday — one at 4:20 a.m. at 213 East 88 Street and the other in front of 333 East 70 Street at 5:20 a.m.

Authorities said the suspect also struck on Monday just ten minutes apart — once in front of 320 West 55 Street at 2 a.m. and the other at 340 West 55 Street at 2:10 a.m.

The suspect approached his victims at gunpoint and demanded their property, police said.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at (800) 577-TIPS (8477). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto Crime Stoppers’ website at www.nypdcrimestoppers.com or by texting their tips to CRIMES (274637), then enter TIP577.

All calls are strictly confidential.