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Clearwater police ask for help finding suspect in five armed robberies

Clearwater police are looking for this man in the string of recent armed robberies.

Clearwater Police Department

Clearwater police are looking for this man in the string of recent armed robberies.

CLEARWATER — Police are asking for the public's help in identifying a man believed to be responsible for a series of armed robberies that began in mid September.

One case involved a stickup at an ATM.

In the other four cases, he took cash from store clerks.

The robberies happened:

• Sept. 18 at Circle K, 3470 East Lake Road, Palm Harbor. The Pinellas County Sheriff's Office is investigating.

• Sept. 19 at Bank of America, 300 Enterprise Road, Clearwater.

• Sept. 20 at Tuesday Morning, 2561 Countryside Boulevard, Clearwater.

• Sept. 20 at Sally's Beauty Supply, 2729 Gulf to Bay Blvd., Clearwater.

• Nov. 3 at Best Buy Beauty Supply, 2510 N McMullen Booth Road, Clearwater.

The robber is white, 25 to 35 years old, about 6 feet tall and weighing about 200 pounds. He has short brown hair and wears a baseball cap.

Clearwater police asked that anyone with information about the man call the Robbery Tip Line at (727) 562-4422, or to remain anonymous, text CWPD and the tip information to 847411.

Anonymous tips can also be submitted through the department's website at

Clearwater police ask for help finding suspect in five armed robberies 11/04/10 [Last modified: Thursday, November 4, 2010 7:39pm]
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