Two businesses robbed in east Wichita Wednesday

Wichita police (KSN File Photo)

WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) – Wichita police are investigating after two businesses were robbed Wednesday.

The first robbery happened at the Metro PCS store in the 2400 block of East 13th around 11 a.m. A 32-year-old employee said a man with a gun entered the store and demanded cash. The employee gave the man money, and he left on foot.

Later Wednesday evening around 9:35 p.m., a man armed with a gun robbed the Great Wall restaurant in the 400 block of North Hillside. He took money and left in an unknown direction.

The suspect in both robberies was wearing all black clothing. He is around 5 foot 8 inches tall and between 200 and 220 pounds. If you know anything about either robbery contact police at 267-2111.

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