Help find robbery suspect in Spartanburg

Subway Robbery

(WSPA) — Spartanburg police are asking for your help to find a robbery suspect.

They think the same person is responsible for robbing the Subway on Fernwood Drive and Twisty’s on East Main Street.

Subway RobberyPolice say the Subway on Fernwood Drive was robbed around 8:56 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 16.

A man wearing a gray hoodie and red bandanna over his face came into the store.

The victim said the man came in and told her “We can either do this the hard way, or the easy way. I have a gun in my pocket.”

The victim gave the suspect the money and the suspect left the store.

Police think the same man robbed Twisty’s on East Main Street around 9:46 p.m. Aug. 12.

The victim said a man over 6 feet tall with a slim build and freckles came in before closing.

The victim asked the man how he was doing and the suspect replied, “Good I’m going to need you to put all the money in here and don’t do anything dumb or I will shoot you and kill you.”

The victim gave the suspect the money and the suspect ran.

The suspect was wearing a camouflage hoodie sweater and black track pants with a white stripe down the leg.

Information can be given anonymously by calling Crime Stoppers at 1-888-CRIMESC, or the Spartanburg Police Department at 864-596-2065.