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SCPD Looking for Suspect in Multiple Robberies

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A man is wanted in connection to a robberies of a dollar store, diner, and restaurant.

Patchogue, NY - May 2, 2014 - Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Suffolk County Police Fifth Squad detectives are seeking the public’s help to identify and locate the man who burglarized three businesses last month. 
 
A man broke a glass door and entered the Dollar Tree, located at 167 North Service Road, Patchogue, and fled without proceeds on April 3 at approximately 2:55 a.m. A short time later, the suspect broke a side door and entered Metropolis Diner, located at 1711 Route 112, Medford, and stole cash from a register at approximately 3:30 a.m. The following day, the man broke into Chachama Grill, located at 655 Montauk Highway, East Patchogue, and took money from the register at 3:15 a.m.
 
The suspect was described as black, approximately 6 feet tall and thin to medium build.
 
Suffolk County Crime Stoppers offers a cash reward of up to $5,000 for information that leads to an arrest. Anyone with information about this crime is asked to call anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-220-TIPS. All calls will be kept confidential.
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