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Police seek help to identify armed robber

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Posted at 8:15 PM, May 05, 2016
and last updated 2016-05-05 20:15:19-04
Clearwater Police detectives are asking for the public's help in identifying an armed robbery suspect.
 
On April 7, two armed men entered the Boost Mobile store at 1905 Drew St. just before noon and bound the store employee with duct tape. They took off from the store with cash.
 
One suspect was described as a black male in his 30s, standing about 6 feet 3 inches tall and weighing 240 pounds. He had a short flat haircut, wide mustache and three teardrop tattoos under his left eye. He was wearing jeans, a light brown long-sleeve shirt and gardener's gloves.
 
The second suspect also had the same teardrop tattoo under his left eye and had short hair as well. He was described as being in his middle 20s, about 6 feet tall and weighing 185 pounds. He was wearing brown gloves, jeans and a long-sleeve green shirt.
 
Anyone with information on the case should call Clearwater Police at 727-562-4242 or email tips@myclearwater.com. You can also call Crime Stoppers of Pinellas County at 1-800-873-TIPS or use the TIP411 system by texting your tip and the keyword CWPD to 847411.
 
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