SAN BRUNO (CBS SF) — Officers arrested a man in San Bruno following a robbery and attempted robbery from separate businesses, San Bruno police said.

The first incident happened on Thursday at around 1 p.m. on the 1200 block of El Camino Real just north of Sneath Lane. Officers responded to a report of a theft of a touchscreen tablet from a business where store employees said the man had brandished a pointed, metal tool at them before fleeing the store with the tablet.

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A short time later, officers responded to another report of a man attempting to steal a portable speaker from a store on the 1100 block of El Camino Real. Employees told police the suspect, while attempting to steal the speaker, had yanked the speaker box away from a worker, causing a minor injury to the worker. The suspect then dropped the speaker box and fled, police said.

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Officers determined the same person was involved in both incidents. The suspect was found at the San Bruno BART station and arrested him without incident, police said.

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The stolen tablet was found with the suspect along with additional suspected stolen property. Police booked the suspect, a 31-year-old San Francisco man, into the San Mateo County Jail for charges of robbery, attempted robbery, and an unrelated arrest warrant.