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Armed Robberies Occur at Two Billerica, Massachusetts, Businesses

The robberies occurred Tuesday night

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    Police are searching for a man believed to have robbed two businesses Tuesday night in Billerica, Massachusetts. (Published Wednesday, Aug. 3, 2016)

    Police are searching for a man believed to have robbed two businesses Tuesday night in Billerica, Massachusetts.

    According to the Lowell Sun, the man appeared to use the same knife to rob a liquor store and convenience store back to back.

    Two Armed Robberies Reported in Billerica

    [NECN] Police Searching for a Suspect Believed to Have Robbed Two Locations in Billerica
    Police are searching for a man believed to have robbed two businesses Tuesday night in Billerica, Massachusetts.
    (Published Wednesday, Aug. 3, 2016)

    The first robbery occurr ed around 9 p.m. at 129 Liquors, located at 252 Salem Route, near Route 129.

    According to police-radio broadcasts, the man pulled out a large hunting knife.

    Police responded to the liquor store while another robbery occurred at Jim's Quick Stop located at 502 Boston Road around 9:15 p.m.

    The stores are about three miles apart.

    Police said no one was injured in the robberies but a female clerk at the convenience store was transported to a local hospital to be evaluated because she was shaken by the robbery.

    Police believe the same suspect robbed both locations based on his description.

    He was described as a white male in a gray sweatshirt with a large hunting knife.

    Anyone with information is asked to contact the Billerica Police Department.

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