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Police looking for robbers of Tacoma convenience stores

Post by Alexis Krell / The News Tribune on Nov. 6, 2012 at 8:10 pm |
November 6, 2012 8:10 pm

Tacoma police are asking for the public’s help to identify suspects in a series of at least four armed robberies of convenience stores in the city in the past several weeks.

One or two suspects armed with a handgun demanded cash from a clerk in each of the robberies.

The suspects are described as white or Hispanic males with thin builds, ages 20 to 25 , and between 5 feet, 6 inches and 5 feet, 8 inches.

The robberies were at:

• 6:45 p.m. on Thursday October 25th at Jubilee restaurant on S. 38th St.

• 7:10 p.m. on Sunday October 28th at The Little Store on S. Ainsworth St.

• 7:35 p.m. on Wednesday October 31st at Big Willy’s Market on S. M St.

• 9:10 p.m. on Friday November 2nd at The Little Store on S. Ainsworth St.

Anyone with information is asked to call Tacoma-Pierce County Crime Stoppers at 253-591-5959. Callers remain anonymous, and can receive up to $1,000 for information leading to an arrest and charges filed.

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