Cops: Man robs Brooklyn pharmacies twice each

April 14, 2011 3:22:36 AM PDT
Police in Brooklyn are looking for a man suspected of repeatedly robbing the same two stores over the last month and a half.

The man was spotted in surveillance photos.

Police say he has targeted two drug stores near each other in Marine Park.

About every two weeks, police say he enters a store, shows off a gun and demands pain medication.

He has been to each location twice.

The suspect is described as a white male, about 6-foot-1 and weighing 220 pounds. He has been seen wearing a black Northface jacket.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at (800) 577-TIPS (8477). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto Crimestoppers website and at or by texting their tips to CRIMES (274637), then enter TIP577.