Police look for man accused of robbing 2 businesses in one hour

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EUCLID, Ohio -- Police are looking for the suspect in to robberies that happened in Euclid Dec. 19.

According to police, the suspect first entered the Speedway Gas Station on East 222nd Street and Euclid Avenue at shortly after 7 a.m. He then robbed the clerk at gunpoint before fleeing the scene with an undisclosed amount of cash.

About one hour later, police say the same suspect entered a Walgreens at Dille Road and Euclid Avenue and robbed the cashier there at gunpoint as well before running away with cash.

Police say neither of the victims were hurt, but both were distraught.

Authorities ask anyone with information on the robberies or the suspect's identity to contact the Euclid Police Detective Bureau at 216-289-8505 or Crimestoppers at 216-252-7463 to remain anonymous.