CORONA — Police were seeking a man suspected in the robberies of two commercial properties in Corona.
Authorities said that on Feb. 12 at 11:56 p.m., a man with a silver firearm entered the Papa John’s, at 43-04 National St. He demanded money, and when he did not get it at first, he shot a round into the wall, police said. When he received the money, he ran away, police said.
The next incident occurred Feb. 26 at 7:22 a.m., when the man went into the 7-Eleven, at 107-24 Corona Ave., pulled out a silver firearm, demanded cash and fled when he had it, police said.
The man is Hispanic, has dark skin, is in his mid-20s to early 30s and has a stocky build and a thin mustache, police said.
There were no injuries in either incident, police said.
Those with information should contact the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers by calling at 1-800-577-TIPS, visiting nypdcrimestoppers.com or texting 274637 and then entering TIP577.
©2012 Community News Group
By submitting this comment, you agree to the following terms:
You agree that you, and not TimesLedger.com or its affiliates, are fully responsible for the content that you post. You agree not to post any abusive, obscene, vulgar, slanderous, hateful, threatening or sexually-oriented material or any material that may violate applicable law; doing so may lead to the removal of your post and to your being permanently banned from posting to the site. You grant to TimesLedger.com the royalty-free, irrevocable, perpetual and fully sublicensable license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, perform and display such content in whole or in part world-wide and to incorporate it in other works in any form, media or technology now known or later developed.