Police search for man suspected of robbing Mercury Books in Kearny Mesa

SAN DIEGO - Police are searching for a man suspected of robbing a Kearny Mesa adult bookstore and a nearby sandwich shop early Tuesday evening.

According to police, an armed man entered Mercury Books in the 8000 Balboa Ave. and robbed the establishment. Police say the man is believed to have robbed the same store on April 26.

Police also believe the man robbed a nearby Subway sandwich shop minutes before the bookstore robbery.

A description of the suspected robber was not immediately provided. He remains at large as of 7 p.m.

No injuries have been reported.

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