Wawa store robbed twice

March 9, 2009 12:27:26 PM PDT
Police are looking for a man wanted in two robberies of the same Wawa store in Bensalem, Pa.The first robbery happened on November 13, 2008 at 12:30 a.m. The second incident happened on March 8th at 3:45 a.m.

Police say, in both incidents, the suspect entered the store on Bristol Pike, picked up a bag of Reese's Pieces, and brought them to the counter.

When the clerk opened the register, police say the suspect pulled out a large knife, pointed it at the clerk, demanded money, then reached into the register drawer and grabbed the cash.

Police say the suspect nabbed about $200 in each robbery.

The suspect is described as a fair-skinned white man, about 5'7" to 5'10", 25 to 30 years old. Police say he has a stocky build, wearing an olive green hat with a brim, white cargo shorts and black and white sneakers. He also has a reddish-brown goatee with mid-ear length sideburns.

Anyone with information is asked to call Det. Eliot Gross or Det .Steve Clark at 215-633-3719 or the anonymous tip line 215-633-3660.

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