STUDIO CITY (CBSLA.com) — Police asked for the public’s help Wednesday to identify an armed man who robbed two gas stations – in Studio City and the Cahuenga Pass – in less than four hours.
The robberies took place on April 9 at 1:50 a.m. in the 12500 block of Ventura Boulevard near Whitsett Avenue in Studio City and at 5:40 a.m. in the 3700 block of Cahuenga Boulevard in the Cahuenga Pass, according to the Los Angeles Police Department.READ MORE: 15 LAPD Officers Awarded The Medal Of Valor, The Department's Highest Honor
In both robberies, the suspect entered the gas station, confronted an employee with a gun, and demanded cash and cigarettes.
The suspect was described as Hispanic, 30 to 40 years old, 5-foot-11, about 200 pounds, with a possible “lazy” left eye. He was last seen driving a red four-door 2015 Chevrolet Cruze with a sunroof.READ MORE: 4 Teen Girls Arrested For Racist Graffiti In Thousand Oaks, Using Ethnically Derogatory Language Against Other Children
Both robberies were captured on surveillance video.
Anyone with information about the robberies or the suspect can call (818) 754-8424.MORE NEWS: 60 Minutes Preview: Hi-Tech Chinook Helicopters Could Be Game-Changer In Fight Against Wildfires
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