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Raleigh police looking for suspect in 4 armed robberies

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RALEIGH, N.C. -

Raleigh police are seeking the assistance of the public in identifying the suspect believed to be responsible for four armed robberies.

The crimes are:

The May 8 robbery of the BP at 2570 S. Wilmington St., which was reported at 10:59 p.m.; The June 4 robbery of the Handee Hugo’s at 2837 Wake Forest Road, which was reported at 2:03 a.m.; The June 7 robbery of the Handee Hugo’s at 2800 Tryon Road, which was reported at 12:39 a.m.; and, The June 27 robbery of the Handee Hugo’s at 2581 Gorman St., which was reported at 1:42 a.m.

The suspect is described as a black male approximately 6 feet tall with a slender build and has been described as being in his 20s to early 30s.

In each of the robberies, the suspect has been armed with a dark revolver.

The suspect has worn various hoodies during the crimes, including a white one, which has “Hollister” on its front in red lettering, a white one with a large eagle on the back, and the gray one seen in one of the photos.

Anyone who believes they may recognize the suspect or who has other information that might assist the investigation of the cases should call Raleigh CrimeStoppers at (919) 834-HELP or visit www.raleighcrimestoppers.org for text and email reporting options.

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