Virginia Beach police are investigating three separate robberies they believe are related.
On Dec. 16, a man entered each of the three businesses, told employees he had a gun and demanded money.
The time of each robbery and location is:
12/16/16 at 4:25 p.m. – Boost Mobile, located at 649 Newtown Road
12/16/16 at 7:05 p.m. – Citgo, located at 5820 Northampton Blvd.
12/16/16 at 7:30 p.m. – Metro PCS, located at 5650 Virginia Beach Blvd.
Police said the suspect is a medium complexion black male in his 20s. He is between 5-foot-7 and 6-feet tall and weighs between 140 and 180 pounds.
Police encourage anyone with information about the crimes to call the Virginia Beach Crime Solvers Office at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.