Tacoma police are searching for a pair of suspects in a series of convenience-store robberies.
The thief typically sought money from the cash register; more often, he took beer, cigarettes, lighters and cheap cigars.
The six incidents took place between Oct. 25 and Nov. 6. The robberies followed the same pattern: a man wearing a hoodie and a bandanna over his face, armed with a handgun. Sometimes the man brought an accomplice.
The first strike came at the Jubilee Restaurant in the 800 block of South 38th Street. The last incident hit Big Willy’s Market in the 4300 block of …