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Police still search for man suspected of robbing two Greenwich businesses in span of 12 hours

Police still search for man suspected of robbing Greenwich businesses Police still search for man suspected of robbing Greenwich businesses
GREENWICH -

Police in Greenwich are still searching for a man suspected of robbing two local businesses in the span of 12 hours.

According to police, the suspect entered Chase bank on East Putnam Avenue around 9 a.m. Tuesday morning, demanded cash and indicated he had a gun.

Surveillance video shows the same suspect robbing a Citgo gas station in Cos Cob Monday night around 10 p.m. Police say he showed the clerk he had a gun in his waistband and proceeded to run off with a small amount of cash.

Police brought in canine teams from multiple nearby departments to help search for the suspect. The FBI has also been notified.

Officials describe the suspect as a white male with a muscular build. They say he fled on foot and had a gun.

No one was injured at the bank or the gas station.

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