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Police search for person in string of armed robberies in Gastonia

(Courtesy of Gastonia Police Department) (Courtesy of Gastonia Police Department)
(Courtesy of Gastonia Police Department) (Courtesy of Gastonia Police Department)
GASTONIA, NC (WBTV) -

The Gastonia Police Department is asking for the public's help to identify an armed robbery suspect.

The person was caught on surveillance footage, and is being described as a black male, 5'9" to 6'0" in height and 140 to 170 pounds in weight.

Detectives believe that the suspect is involved in four robberies that have occurred in Gastonia since Monday.

The suspect had a weapon in each one of the robberies and is considered armed and dangerous.

Anyone with information regarding the suspect of the robberies is asked to call Crime Stoppers of Gaston County at 704-861-8000 or the Gastonia Police Department at 704-866-6702.

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