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Raleigh police search for suspect in 3 armed robberies

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Surveillence photos of man suspected of robbing a Subway on April 18. Surveillence photos of man suspected of robbing a Subway on April 18.
RALEIGH, N.C. -

Police are searching for a man suspected of robbing three Raleigh restaurants in the past month.

Police said a black male, believed to be between 25 and 25 years old, robbed a Papa John's on April 16 and two separate Subways on March 22 and April 18.

During each crime, police said the suspect brandished a gun, and made off with cash and cell phones. Police said the man also worn a wig and fake facial hair during the robberies.

An employee at the Papa John's, located at 5260 Capital Blvd., was struck with the handgun by the suspect during the robbery on April 16 around 9:45 p.m., police said. The employee was not seriously injured.

The March 22 robbery occurred at the Subway located at 3901 Capital Blvd. around 8:30 p.m., and the April 8 robbery occurred at 4112 Pleasant Valley Rd. around 9:30 p.m.

Police said the suspect stands about 6 feet tall.

Anyone who believes they may know the identity of the suspect or who has other information that might assist the investigation of the case is asked call Raleigh CrimeStoppers at (919) 834-HELP.

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