Man Wanted in Connection with Two Armed Robberies

ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOX) — Investigators in St. Louis County are looking for a man who held up a 7-11 and then a Subway restaurant this month, both times showing a semi-automatic handgun.

The first incident happened August 11 at the 7-11 in the 8000 block of Mackenzie.

St. Louis County Police say on that date the suspect walked into the convenient store around 2:30 a.m. displayed the weapon and demanded money. The clerk complied and the suspect fled with an undisclosed amount of cash.

The second incident the man walked into a Subway in the 4300 block of Butler Hill Rd, Monday evening and did the same thing.

In both cases he wore a red bandana over a portion of his face, dark sunglasses and a dark hat.

A Subway employee watched him walk to a vehicle, which was described as a green or dark beige Grand Cherokee.

Police described the suspect as a fat white man, 30 to 40 years old, approximately 5’3″ to 5’5″ and weighing about 250 pounds.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the St. Louis County Police Department at 314/615-8695 or Crimestoppers at 866/371 TIPS (8477)


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