Police search for man in Publix robberies

Grocery stores hit in Winter Park, Deltona, St. Augustine

Published On: Jul 31 2013 10:58:03 AM EDT
Publix robberies
WINTER PARK, Fla. -

Winter Park police are looking for the man who robbed several Publix stores in Central Florida on the same day.

Investigators say the rash of robberies happened Sunday at stores in Winter Park, Deltona, and St. Augustine.

Police say the man strikes by presenting a note implying he has a gun to a clerk. The note also demands cash.

The man was described as thin and he was wearing a black baseball cap, black sunglasses, a long-sleeved black shirt and light-colored cargo shorts.

During the incident in Deltona, the man was believed to have left the scene in a white pickup truck.