Police: Man robbed MetroPCS employees twice
A man robbed the same Bronx MetroPCS in just a two week span, police say.
The first incident happened on August, 10 inside the cellphone store on E. 138th Street around 5:50 p.m.
Police say the suspect forced his way into the cash register after threatening to kill an employee. He got away with $976.
The same man is accused of hitting the store again on August 20, around 5:35 p.m.
He once again threatened an employee but had what appeared to be a knife, police say.
He got away with $200.
Police have released surveillance video of the suspect.
Anyone who recognize the man is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS.