Bandit targets Staples stores

November 19, 2009 10:42:26 PM PST
Police have released pictures of a suspect wanted for a rash of armed robberies at Staples office supply stores in Brooklyn and Queens. Investigators say the robber flashes a gun, forces a worker to open a safe, and then escapes with cash.

There have been three robberies with the latest happening in Richmond Hill on November 8th.

No one has been injured in the robberies, which started back in June.

Anyone with information is asked to call the NYPD Crimestoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS.