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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.

    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.

    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)

    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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