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Arlington police seek tips in Metro PCS robbery

Police are asking for the public’s help locating the suspect in a violent robbery at a Metro PCS store at 2402 S. Collins St. July 6.

Investigators released photos Monday of the sunglasses-wearing robber. They said the man entered the store about 6 p.m., when no customers were around. He grabbed a clerk by his hair and threatened him with a gun. He got away with cash and cell phones, police said. The robber is described as a Hispanic male, 25 to 30 years old, 5-feet, 7-inches tall and weighing 180 pounds. He also has a Mexican or Puerto Rican accent, police said.

To report a tip, call Detective Kyle Dishko at (817) 459-5327 or Crime Stoppers at (817) 469-TIPS (8477). Up to $1,250 in rewards for information is possible.