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Armed robbery at Texaco May 15 Armed robbery at Texaco May 15
Armed robbery at Mike's Quick Stop May 15 Armed robbery at Mike's Quick Stop May 15
Armed robbery at Church's Chicken June 13 Armed robbery at Church's Chicken June 13

ARMED ROBBERIES AT GAS STATIONS MAY 15:

One suspect, whose picture is posted to the right of this story, is wanted for two robberies at gas stations May 15. The first one happened shortly before 5 am at the Texaco on the 2400 block of Old Springville Road in Clay, and the second robbery occurred at Mike's Quick Stop on the 2200 block of Center Point Rd.

In both robberies, the suspect brought a purse.

"To get from one point to another, you're going to have to know the Center Point area," said Jefferson County Detective Brian Allison. "And obviously he does, so that would lead me to believe he's actually from the Center Point area."

If you recognize the suspect, contact Crime Stoppers immediately at 205-254-7777. You will remain anonymous.

ARMED ROBBERY AT CHURCH'S CHICKEN JUNE 13:

A suspect is wanted for robbing the Church's Chicken on Vanderbilt Road around 1:30 pm June 13. The suspect, whose picture is posted to the right of this story, ran to the back door. Once inside, he held a store clerk at gunpoint and took cash.

"In this situation, this guy has put money above human life," said Birmingham Police Department Detective Pat Green. "Therefore, it's very important that we get this guy off the street."

TO PROVIDE A TIP ON THE CASES:

You can reach Crime Stoppers anytime at (205) 254-7777.

Also, you can text 7777, along with your tip, to the word "CRIMES." Or if you prefer to send an encrypted tip online, go to www.crimestoppersmetroal.com click on the "submit an online tip" link.

No matter which method you choose, you will remain anonymous. Each tipster receives a private code number. If an arrest is made based on an individual's tip, the tipster can use the code number to claim a cash reward.

Crime Stoppers cannot call tipsters to testify in court.

Crime Stoppers of Metro Alabama is a partnership between local law enforcement, the Birmingham Business Alliance and ABC 33/40. Together, our goal is to make our community a safer place to live and work.

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