Police investigate two Dollar General robberies

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Police in West Carrollton and Miamisburg are investigating armed robberies that happened just minutes and miles apart.

West Carrollton Police responded to an armed robbery at the Dollar General on West Alex Bell near East Dixie Drive just before 9:30 p.m. Wednesday.

Minutes later, Miamisburg Police went to the Dollar General on South Alex Road near East Central Avenue on a similar report.

Authorities say a man wearing camouflage and a mask robbed the Miamisburg Dollar General with a knife.

Authorities say that suspect fled the store on foot, running towards the interstate.

Police are working to determine if the two robberies are connected.

No one was hurt in either robbery.

Anyone with information about either robbery is asked to call West Carrollton or Miamisburg Police.

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