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Police: Two stores robbed within an hour, suspects on the loose

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ALBANY, GA (WALB) -

Albany Police are looking for two armed men who robbed two local businesses within an hour of each other.

Investigators said the first robbery happened just before 3:30 p.m. Thursday at Doyal's Wholesale company, a costume shop on West Oglethorpe.

According to a report, a man armed with a rifle took everything out of the register after asking for change.

Then just after 4:30 p.m.,D & D Food Mart on North Jefferson Street was robbed. Surveillance video shows a man walk up to the counter, pull out a gun and stuff money in a bag before running off.

Police do not believe the same person robbed both stores.

Anyone with information is asked to call Albany CrimeSTOPPERS at 436-TIPS.

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