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Two men robbed boro stores with guns: Cops

Police are seeking two male suspects in connection with gunpoint robberies of a barber shop and a check-cashing place. Image courtesy NYPD
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ST. ALBANS — Cops were asking for help identifying and locating two suspects wanted in connection with two gunpoint robberies at local businesses.

On April 21, two black men, ages 20-25, entered a barbershop, at 134-18 Brewer Blvd., displayed a firearm and demanded money from the establishment and five patrons.

Later that same day, the two men entered a check-cashing business, at 114-08 Merrick Blvd., where they again robbed the business and a patron, cops said.

One suspect is described as a black male, 20-25 years old and about 5-foot-5 with a dark complexion. The other suspect is described as wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt, light pants and black and white sneakers.

Anyone with information in regard to the identity or whereabouts of the suspects is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477). The public can also submit their tips by logging on to the Crime Stoppers website at nypdcrimestoppers.com or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577. All calls are strictly confidential.

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