3 men rob Subway in Hollywood, take $400 in cash

Hollywood police are searching for three men who they believe are responsible for two armed robberies that occurred within a week.

The first incident took place at about 6:30 p.m. on Sept. 21 at a Subway in the 2300 block of Hollywood Boulevard.

The three men waited inside the Subway on Sept. 21 in the 2300 block of Hollywood Boulevard until all of the customers left, police said.

At about 6:30 p.m., when the customers had left, one of the robbers pulled a gun out at an employee , police said.

The victim was then told to stand back as the robbers opened the cash register and took about $400. They then fled on foot.

Police believe that at least two of the robbers in this case are responsible for a Sept. 19 armed robbery at a Shell gas station in the 800 block of North Federal Highway.

The first robber is said to be between 18 to 20 years old, about 5 feet 5 inches tall, has a thin build and was last seen wearing black pants, black T-shirt with red writing across the top and black and white sneakers.

He was also wearing a black nylon skull cap, which he rolled down onto his face prior to committing the robbery, police said. That person used a black handgun during the incident as well.

The second robber is said to be in his early 20s, has a partial beard, is about 5 feet 9 inches tall, has a medium build and was last seen wearing dark blue shorts, black V-neck t-shirt, black sneakers, black hat, and armed with a handgun.

The third robber is in his early 20s, has a partial beard, is about 5 feet 9 inches tall, has a medium build, and was last seen wearing black pants, black T-shirt, black sneakers and a faded green baseball cap with a white emblem in center.

The robbers were also seen in a newer model four-door mid-size sedan, which may be silver.

Anyone with more information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 954-493-TIPS.

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