Police Friday released images of a suspect wanted in three armed robberies in Long Beach.
All of the robberies occurred between 9:10 and 9:45 p.m., one on March 22 and another on May 20, both in the 1000 block of East Pacific Coast Highway, and another on June 3 in the 2000 block of East PCH, according to the Long Beach Police Department.
“In each of the incidents, the suspect enters the restaurants, places an order with the cashier, and during the transaction pulls out a handgun and demands money from the employee,” according to a police statement. “None of the victims reported injuries as a result of the robberies.”
The suspect is described only as an 18- to 20-year-old man with a medium build.
Anyone who recognizes him or has information that could help investigators bring the suspect to justice was urged to call LBPD robbery detectives Nancy Mora or Jacqueline Parkhill at 562-570-7564. The detectives can be emailed at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Anonymous tips can be submitted through Crime Stoppers at 800-222-TIPS or lacrimestoppers.org.