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Armed bandit sought in northwest Vegas hold-ups

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Police said the suspect entered businesses, pulled a gun on clerks and fled once receiving cash. (LVMPD) Police said the suspect entered businesses, pulled a gun on clerks and fled once receiving cash. (LVMPD)
The robberies happened twice during the week of Aug. 11, police said. (LVMPD) The robberies happened twice during the week of Aug. 11, police said. (LVMPD)
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Police said a man between 18 and 22 years old was responsible for two armed robberies that took place last week in the northwest Las Vegas Valley.

According to Las Vegas Metro police, the man walked into the businesses, went to the counter, pulled a gun and demanded money. The suspect flees once receiving money, police said.

Detectives described the suspect as a white male, about 5'6" and 140 pounds. He was last seen wearing a hat, sunglasses, a striped hoodie, blue jeans, gloves and black shoes.

Police urged anyone with information on the suspect to contact Metro's Robbery Section at 702-828-3591 or Crime Stoppers at 702-385-5555.

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