The Long Beach Police Department is seeking the public’s help in identifying a suspect wanted for multiple commercial armed robberies in Long Beach.
The three robberies occurred between March 22, 2019 and June 3, 2019, at various times between 9:10 p.m. and 9:45 p.m. All incidents occurred at local restaurants at the below locations:
• March 22, 2019 - 1000 block of East PCH
• May 20, 2019 - 1000 block of East PCH
• June 3, 2019 - 2000 block of East PCH (video shown above)
In each of the incidents, the suspect enters the restaurants, places an order with the cashier, and during the transaction pulls out a handgun and demands money from the employee. None of the victims reported injuries as a result of the robberies.
Detectives are releasing video footage of the suspect, hoping that someone will recognize him and come forward. The suspect is described as follows:
Age: 18 to 20-years-old
Physical Description: Medium build
Anyone who may have information regarding the identity of this suspect is encouraged to call Long Beach Police Department Robbery Detectives Nancy Mora or Jacqueline Parkhill (562) 570-7464 or email LBPDrobbery@longbeach.gov. Anonymous tips may be submitted through "LA Crime Stoppers" by calling 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), downloading the "P3 Tips" app to your smart phone (available at the Apple App store and Google Play), or visiting www.lacrimestoppers.org.